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 From:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] VPN question
 Date:  Mon, 1 Oct 2007 22:55:21 -0400
On 10/1/07, Joe Commisso <jemc at twcny dot rr dot com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> We have a central database server with many telnet clients both in the
> store and at two other locations in nearby towns that also have telnet
> clients telnetting into our single database server.
>
> We are currently using openswan vpn on redhat 7.3.
> I would like to move to m0n0wall and my question is can m0n0wall do it?
> Since I don't want to disrupt sales, it would make it a lot easier if I
> had the reassurance of this group on this question.
>
> So to try and make it clear, we have a single server at one location.
> The server location has a gateway/firewall with a static IP address and
> our remote locations have static IP addresses as well.
>
> Will our telnet sessions work using the m0n0wall ipsec vpn solution?
> I ask because there is information in the m0n0wall handbook stating that
> this version of freebsd doesn't support NAT traversal, but the m0n0wall
> box will have an internet IP on the WAN and the local IP on the LAN such as:
>

NAT-T would be a problem because your clients are NAT'ed, but with the
1.3 beta you should be fine. I'm not aware of any issues with 1.3b4
that would keep me from deploying it in a production environment if I
required NAT-T.

-Chris