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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?

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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/



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