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 From:  Erik Anderson <erikerik at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: FW: [m0n0wall] forcing IPsec tunnel to start
 Date:  Sat, 15 Oct 2005 15:11:20 -0500
On 10/15/05, Josh Simoneau <jsimoneau at lmtcs dot com> wrote:
> For the most part, the tunnel needs to be initiated by some traffic. Send a ping across to the
other end. Generally the first ping or two will time out, and then the rest will go through. This is
normal when a tunnel is initially down.

Ugh!

/me wonders why he didn't think of that.

Thanks for the dope-slap!

-Erik