In a forlorn attempt to drag this list away from beer...

Ben lists-freebsd-users-uk at
Wed Oct 29 22:23:40 GMT 2003

On Sat, Oct 11, 2003 at 12:14:08PM +0100, Sam Pikesley wrote:

> We're trying to set up a VPN between a FreeBSD FW and an OpenBSD
> one. On the FreeBSD end we're running ipfilter and racoon, and setting
> those up isn't a problem. But the OpenBSD side is proving somewhet
> trickier, as I've never configured isakmpd before.  Anybody got any
> sample configurations they'd like to share? Is there something
> equivalent to ipsec.conf, like on FreeBSD? Some snippets of pf rules
> might be handy, too. We'd like to do this using x509 certs, but
> I think that's going to make it more complicated than it needs to be
> (unless you know better), so it looks like it's pre-shared secrets for
> now.

Have you got anywhere with this? I tried to get OpenBSD talking to racoon, and
isakmpd is just a horrid PoS. I eventually gave up and scraped the idea.

Ben. <ben @ mumble . org . uk>

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