I get visual confirmation that the tunnel is working from the fortigate GUI but, it also says i don't have 1 byte of traffic, the linux server also confirms the tunnel is open but i can't ping nowhere,
conn office #left side is home left=%defaultroute leftsubnet=192.168.3.0/24 #right side is work #set right to vpn remote gateway right=201.174.xxx.xxx #set rightsubnet to remote network rightsubnet=192.168.1.0/24 keyexchange=ike #auth=esp #auto=start authby=secret #specify encryption FortiGate VPN uses esp=3des #perfect forward secrecy (default yes) #pfs=no #optionally enable compression compress=yes
ping test :
-- 192.168.1.254 ping statistics --- 7 packets transmitted, 0 received, 100% packet loss, time 6000ms
on the fortigate I did add the nesesary routes and policies as stated in the manual.