[strongSwan] Can strongSwan support 100k concurrent connections?

Noel Kuntze noel at familie-kuntze.de
Wed Jan 18 19:25:11 CET 2017

On 18.01.2017 19:23, Eric Germann wrote:
> Just a minor point.  OpenVPN can create tun interfaces, although that one interface is associated with all the clients connecting to that port
>     tun0      Link encap:UNSPEC  HWaddr 00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00
>               inet addr:  P-t-P:  Mask:
>               inet6 addr: 2001:470:e2fc:100::1/64 Scope:Global
>               RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
>               TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
>               collisions:0 txqueuelen:100
>               RX bytes:0 (0.0 b)  TX bytes:0 (0.0 b)

I know that. The point is, that it's not creating one for every client, which is what we were discussing.

Unrelated to the topic: Please try to avoid using the old, unmaintained, bug ridden net-tools. Use iproute2 for everything (which you can do!).


Mit freundlichen Grüßen/Kind Regards,
Noel Kuntze

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