----- Original Message -----
From: "Ron Carter" <wcarterjr at earthlink dot net>
To: "Michael Brown" <knightmb at knightmb dot dyndns dot org>; <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Sunday, April 01, 2007 5:16 AM
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Netgear FVS318 and a few killer features that we
could use in M0n0wall
>I will try to put togethor more details tomorrow. The general jist of it,
>is that the VPN client on the workstation use a DYN DNS name instead of a
>IP. You can always connect with the VPN client. It would be very cool to
>put this in the static tunnels area so that when the tunnel is created it
>allows the main connecting server to look up the DNS name and get the right
>IP address instead of me haveing to ping it all the time and reset my
>firewall to make the connection.
I am using that feature (undocumented) with two Nortel contivity 221. DynDNS
on both ends and
static tunnel. It works well and is 99% stable.
I would like to have that feature on M0n0 or pfSense.