[strongSwan] Setting up a "dial in pool" using BSD MPD5 with strongswan 5.8

The Doctor doctor at doctor.nl2k.ab.ca
Tue Jul 7 14:46:49 CEST 2020

On Tue, Jul 07, 2020 at 02:39:05PM +0200, Tobias Brunner wrote:
> Hi,
> >>> I am trying to set up an anonymous "dial in pool" 
> >>> using BSD's MPD5.  All incoming are anonymous.
> >>
> >> What's a "dial in pool"?  In what way anonymous?  And what's the
> >> relation to MPD5, apparently a PPP daemon.
> >>
> > 
> > mpd5 handles all the authenication.  anonymous as in we have no idea
> > who come on but mpd5 handles the issue of user credentials.
> No idea, you'd have to check what, if any, API MPD5 provides for other
> applications and then (if it's not RADIUS) write a plugin that uses that
> API to authenticate users via EAP.

WEell it has a local secrets and the ability to contact radius.

All the current mpd5 does not look at current strongswan

google ikev1 strongswan mpd5 .

> Regards,
> Tobias

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