linux cisco vpn client
Michael L Torrie
torriem at chem.byu.edu
Fri Feb 18 10:45:48 MST 2005
On Fri, 2005-02-18 at 12:19 -0500, Spencer Gibb wrote:
> I am trying to use the linux vpn client to connect to work and enable
> local lan access, but no matter what I do it says local lan access
> disabled, any ideas?
The problem is that Cisco screws around with the linux networking stack
and routing in a nonstandard way. So I recommend that you skip the
cisco client. It sucks on linux. Use the open source client from
With this client, you'll have to set up all the routes yourself
with /sbin/route, which in my opininon is a way better way to do it.
I've written some nice little scripts to start up the vpn and do the
routing if you're interested.
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