Hi i am trying to setup a VPN connection with my redhat 5 machine the VPN server I am using suggested that l2tp will work much better then my current pptp setup (which does not really usable) any suggestions on how to set this up?
short question, no short answer possible ...
My guess is that whoever suggested L2TP was referring to IPsec+L2TP, for which there are a few tutorials out on the internet. Plain L2TP is not encrypted and hence not very 'private'. Try your luck with http://www.ipsec-howto.org/