[strongSwan] OS X strongSwan client

Martin Willi martin at strongswan.org
Thu Oct 24 09:43:21 CEST 2013

Hi Kris,

> > Hi, I saw log 'installing as DNS server...', but in my 10.9
> > system, the DNS still the old ones, is this a known issue?

charon currently appends the new DNS servers to the existing ones, so
the system can try both. This might make sense as fallback one some
setups, but I'll consider to completely replace the old ones in a next

> If it's trying to add it to /etc/resolv.conf then it won't work.

No, it uses the SystemConfiguration framework to install the DNS
servers, and all Applications should use it (see [1]).



PS: There seems to be an issue with 10.9 when trying to restart a
connection. I'll try to debug that and push out a new release once I
find the time.

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