[strongSwan-dev] StrongSwan Implementation Modification

Nasir Bhutta mnmbhutta1 at gmail.com
Wed May 2 11:44:36 CEST 2012

Many thanks Martin for ur prompt and kind response. so for our system
what combination will be better in terms of good documentation, or in
line programming comments and good programming practice.

thanks for your help.

kind regards,

On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 10:37 AM, Martin Willi <martin at strongswan.org> wrote:
>> Just one short question, Does all the open source IPsec
>> implementations have the same behaviour that ESP processing and SPD
>> are maintained in Linux kernel ?
> Most IPsec implementations handle it this way for performance reasons.
> There are, however, other IPsec stacks for Linux (such as KLIPS). Other
> operating systems use different kernel implementations, and some of them
> can be used by strongSwan using the standardized PF_KEY interface to the
> kernel.
> Regards
> Martin

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