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[Openstack][vpn as a service] issue

asked 2016-09-23 07:44:39 -0500

sivasankar123 gravatar image

Hello,
I have started to working on VPN as a Service user case in OpenStack Mitaka version. After I could see VPN tab under network options in Opetstack dashboard. Tried to build VPN as a service with IPsec services like Strongswan.
While try to creating vpn services like IKE, IPsec Policies, VPN service and IPSec Site to Site connections status shows “Down”. Even I could not see any errors in vpn agent logs as well as neutron service logs . Let me know if any one knows this issue. Thanks in advance.

Regards, Siva

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answered 2017-02-28 09:40:54 -0500

animaletdesequia gravatar image

We had the same problem and ended up using openswan instead of strongswan.

Install openswan which will replace strongswan (it'll uninstall neutron-vpn-agent too):

apt-get install openswan

Reinstall neutron-vpn-agent:

apt-get install neutron-vpn-agent

Configure neutron to use the OpenSwan service provider and plugin driver.

Restart services:

service neutron-vpn-agent restart
service neutron-server restart

Check both provider and agents are running:

source openrc

neutron agent-list

neutron service-provider-list
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