[strongSwan] Sending ID_DER_ASN1_GN as the ID Type in the IDi Payload

Martin Willi martin at strongswan.org
Fri Jun 7 10:07:49 CEST 2013

Hi James,

> can't seem to send an IDi of type ID_DER_ASN1_GN.  Is this even
> possible with strongswan today?  I'm running version 5.0.4.

No, plain GeneralNames as IKE identity are currently not supported by
strongSwan. ID_DER_ASN1_GN seems not to be widely used, probably because
many of the GeneralName types can be handled directly using a more
specific ID payload type (RFC822, DNS, IPAddress etc).


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