[Swan-dev] Fwd: dpddelay and dpdtimeout processing

Tuomo Soini tis at foobar.fi
Fri Feb 17 12:38:48 UTC 2017

On Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:36:08 +0100
Oleg Rosowiecki <orosowiecki at gmail.com> wrote:

> The auto= setting indeed implies what the desired dpdaction would be,
> but...
> What about a more elaborate scenario when you need to have a
> connection ready, but not start it right away (e.g. when you need to
> flip tunnels on the fly)? My first thought would be to configure the
> initiator using auto=add + dpdaction=restart. This is what I actually
> do during my tests that involve embedded equipment, where Libreswan
> is only part of the whole infrastructure.
> If course, we could explicitly --add/--delete/--replace connections
> in this case...

auto=add + ipsec auto --up == auto=start.

auto=add in template type connection is different from auto=add in
static connection.

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