[Shorewall-users] Direct ppp connection

Tom Eastep teastep@shorewall.net
Thu, 4 Jul 2002 07:02:57 -0700 (PDT)


On 4 Jul 2002, Nigel Ball wrote:

> I have a suspicion that this is not really a shorewall issue but would
> appreciate any guidance that is forthcoming.
> 
> I have shorewall 1.2.10 configured to allow net access and to establish
> a secure ipsec VPN with Smoothwall at the other end. This was achieved
> by following the excellent example configurations and some reference to
> the documentation.
> 
> I also have a direct dial connection from the firewall to another
> machine (SCO) using ppp and this works from the firewall itself. The ppp
> if is configured (by SCO) to a local address 192.168.161.2 and a remote
> address of 192.168.161.6 (configured as a host nnl)
> 
> Relevant extracts from my config are:
> 
> zones
> loc	Local
> nnl	NNL	Remote SCO server
> 
> interfaces
> loc	eth0	detect	routestopped
> -	ppp0	-	routestopped
> 
> hosts
> nnl	ppp0:192.168.161.6
> 
> Help will be appreciated,
> 

I'd be happy to help -- unfortunately, I don't see a question or problem
statement anywhere in your post :-)

-Tom
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