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Re: [Openvpn-users] Load balanced vpn

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] Load balanced vpn
  • From: Siim Põder <siim@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2007 18:04:09 +0300


Klaus Thielking-Riechert wrote:
> IMHO the intention has been that you will have an automatic failover for
> the connection of the two Linux boxes running openvpn.
> I suggested using a routing protocol as one (of the many!) possible solution.
> The setup might look like this:

This is a bit of an overkill for two-tunnel failover though, don't you

The original idea of using ping should be fine (make sure it binds to
the right tunnel interface). You probably don't need to code anything
and can get away with a simple shell script.
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