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Re: [Openvpn-users] OpenVPN on embedded device

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] OpenVPN on embedded device
  • From: "Dick St.Peters" <stpeters@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 1 Dec 2004 09:12:24 -0500

Jonathan Harrington writes:
> Just a quick question. Has anyone ever run OpenVPN on a device with very
> limited resources? What kind of obstacles would such an attempt face? I
> know something residing in kernel-land would probably be more suitable
> but just interested in hearing your thoughts on this. Thanks.
> Jonathan

"Very limited" is highly subjective.  I used to run my demo tunnel
using an old 75 MHz pentium at one end.  The performance was limited
by the cable modem connection, not by the box resources.

Dick St.Peters, stpeters@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 

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