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 From:  Tanuj <tanuj at ts86 dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] OpenVNP
 Date:  Sat, 10 Sep 2005 10:35:56 +0100
Seth Martin wrote:
> I havn't tested but I have read others who use LZO, when transmitting
> data over the OVPN tunnel that is compressible you can get a decent
> increase.  One guy noted about 20-30%, but on already zipped files 0
> increase.  We send a lot of sql tidbits which are uncompressed and I
> know I can compress them most of the time down about 20-40% so it would
> give me at least a decent increase.  Its not mission critical however
> and I can understand trying to keep m0n0 small.  

I know what you mean.

I ended up just setting up a completely seperate box for OpenVPN on 
Linux. I think I prefer that setup as well - We're running multiple 
tunnels all doing different things.