VPN Server features

Matthias Saou thias at spam.spam.spam.spam.spam.spam.spam.egg.and.spam.freshrpms.net
Fri Feb 11 15:46:35 UTC 2005

Matthias Saou wrote :

> Nick Thorley wrote :
> > Could I ask for or get everyones opinion that VPN features are required

> > in core 4.  I think it is the one major function that is missing from 
> > the software is a good vpn server that can be used as a gateway into 
> > remote networks and although connections from linux clients would be 
> > best - it would be possible to connect to it from windows.
> On a related note... I just noticed that openvpn isn't included in Extras
> (yet?). I've found it to be the most simple and reliable VPN software to
> interconnect "static" networks after having spent years working with
> then having messed around with IPSec.
> I'll look around to see if anyone has already started working on it or
> and if there aren't any obvious crypto or similar issues that prevent it
> from being shipped, then ask on fedora-extras-list.

There is a "stalled" discussion here :


Please, anyone interested, add follow-ups and help us move the package to
Fedora Extras! ;-)


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