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 From:  Imre Ispanovits <iimre at vnet dot hu>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] mobile vpn lifetime
 Date:  Wed, 21 Jan 2004 19:12:02 +0100
Hi,

I have tried the pinging. 2 pings in every 15th minute. It didn't help,
the vpn was down by the morning again. Somehow it seems to expire
anyway.
Now I set it back to the normal ipsec tunnel mode.

Imre
 

>  How about from the remote sending a keep alive PING ..
> 
> Brian 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Imre Ispanovits [mailto:iimre at vnet dot hu] 
> Sent: Tuesday, January 20, 2004 10:53 AM
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: [m0n0wall] mobile vpn lifetime
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I have 2 m0n0wall boxes (one on my office lan with fix IP, and an other at
> home with dynamic IP w. DynDNS domain name). I set up IPSec tunnel between
> them using the new mobile vpn feature on the office side and tunnel mode on
> the home side. It worked fine as long I used that evening, but by the
> morning the connection was dead, no connection to machines on the otherside.
> I think somehow expired. When I set it up, I left the "lifetime" field
> blank. Practically it is not a real mobile/road-warrior config, but I want
> solve somehow the dynamic ip problem. 
> Questions: What is the default lifetime? how can I set it to never expire?
> what happens when meanwhile the isp issues new ip? If I have to
> re-initialize the vpn connection by pressing "save" on the Web GUI, it
> doesn't solve my problem.
> 
> Imre Ispanovits
> 
> 
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