Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 814921
FR: Add systemd unit file to vpnc
Last modified: 2014-11-07 05:15:14 EST
vpnc tunnels works mostly well, but times to times go down and needs to be reestablished manually or by some sort of script.
It is annoying.
There present in package script which handle all connects and disconnects and may be easily may be grow to daemon with reconnect support.
I have found this good post https://mknowles.com.au/wordpress/2009/05/03/persistent-vpnc-connections/ . It is Debian specific and SysV oriented, but all concepts clear and may be easy adopted for Fedora. I'm ready help with it if needed.
Please provide vpnc systemd service capability.
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This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 19 development cycle.
Changing version to '19'.
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just for the record: There is a systemd unit file from Gentoo: https://github.com/gentoo/vpnc/blob/2af29eb2c26a98d270645dc185a8a34e269abd2b/systemd/vpnc%40.service
prevent future auto-closing as this is a new feature and thus not tied to a particular Fedora version.
actually this should be "NEW" as far as I can see (assignment not done by assignee)