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 From:  "Sasa Stjepan Baksa" <sasa dash stjepan dot baksa at os dot t dash com dot hr>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Netgear FVS318 and a few killer features that we could use in M0n0wall
 Date:  Sun, 1 Apr 2007 12:09:24 +0200
----- 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.

Sasa