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Re: [Openvpn-users] Visual Studio project build files for OpenVPN

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] Visual Studio project build files for OpenVPN
  • From: "Alon Bar-Lev" <alon.barlev@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2007 23:42:38 +0300


On 7/9/07, Cory Albrecht <openvpn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Are there any build/project files for OpenVPN for Visual Studio?
> Googling didn't turn up any. I'd like to try altering the TAP driver
> code so I can have it be a 1 gigabit virtual adaptor instead of a 10
> megabit one, but since I already have VS2k5 really want to install Ming
> for just this.
> BTW, why was it made to only be 10Mb/s instead of a higher bitrate?
> TapAdapterQuery.m_Long is a ULONG value, so it could handle the 1 000
> 000 000 / 100 value needed for a gigabit link. Is this a limitation of
> virtual adaptors with the Windows Driver Kit?
> I noticed one day, when I forgot to disable OpenVPN on my laptop when I
> got home, that I was only getting the expected speeds of being on a 10
> megabit wireline ethernet link rather than on a 54 megabit wifi link.
> Since I'm VPNing to home that 10 megabit rate is obviously faster than
> my DSL so I never noticed, but at home I certainly *did* notice an 80%
> drop in my link speed!
> So if anybody could point me to some VS project files for OpenVPN, I'd
> appreciate it.
> Thanks in advance.
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