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 From:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 To:  "Manuel Kasper" <mk at neon1 dot net>
 Cc:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] IPSec
 Date:  Sun, 13 Jul 2003 22:28:31 -0400
> On Fri, 11 Jul 2003, Christopher M. Iarocci wrote:
>
> > I have installed M0n0wall on a standard PC, and the one thing I need it
> > to do, it seems to not.  I need to set up an IPSec tunnel while using a
> > DHCP WAN address.  Is it possible?  Has anyone done it?  The WebGUI says
> > you can't, but I wanted to see if anyone had tried and succeeded anyway.
>
> Nope, it definitely won't work. It's a problem with the IKE daemon that
> m0n0wall uses (racoon).
>
> - Manuel

Manuel,

Any chance that might change in the near future?  Have you gotten any
requests for that feature in the past?  Using VPN on a dynamic IP is quite
common, at least on the client's end.

Chris

P.S. Very nice router/firewall.  I'm quite impressed with what it can
already do.