[ previous ] [ next ] [ threads ]
 
 From:  "Thomas Hertz" <term at cynisk dot net>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] More throughput testing - m0n0wall to m0n0wall (wired) IPSec
 Date:  Sun, 6 Jun 2004 05:06:22 +0200
Just to make things clear.
I'm using a vpn1411 card in my net4801, using m0n0wall, and it's sure
working when using IPSec alright. What bothers me is that there is no pptp
daemon that uses the crypto framework for encryption, and therefore cannot
use the vpn1411. But that's a rather small issue.

// Thomas Hertz

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Fred Wright [mailto:fw at well dot com]
> Sent: den 5 juni 2004 23:12
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] More throughput testing - m0n0wall to m0n0wall
> (wired) IPSec
> 
> 
> On Sat, 5 Jun 2004, Dinesh Nair wrote:
> > On Sat, 5 Jun 2004, Dinesh Nair wrote:
> > > On Fri, 4 Jun 2004, James Baber wrote:
> > > > states "Hifn 7955" in both config screens.  I even replaced both VPN
> > > > cards with new VPN cards with no luck.  I'm at a loss...
> > >
> > > the hifn(4) man page says,
> > >
> > > "The hifn driver registers itself to accelerate DES, Triple-DES, AES
> (7955
> > >  and 7956 only), ARC4, MD5, MD5-HMAC, SHA1, and SHA1-HMAC operations
> for
> > >  ipsec(4) and crypto(4)."
> >
> > further down the man page, under caveats, it says this,
> >
> > "Support for the 7955 and 7956 is incomplete; the asymetric crypto
> facili-
> >  ties are to be added and the performance is suboptimal."
> >
> > would soekris have the patches/drivers for these cards ?
> 
> Doesn't appear so.  For FreeBSD it states "supported in the latest
> release", but that probably means 5.x unless it's been backported.
> 
> You could check out the clearance sale on vpn1211s. :-)
> 
> 					Fred Wright
> 
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: m0n0wall dash unsubscribe at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> For additional commands, e-mail: m0n0wall dash help at lists dot m0n0 dot ch