Add/remove route on tunnel up/down

  • Hi,

    is it possible to get pfSense to add/remove a route when a tunnel goes up/down?



  • no, as there are no routes with IPsec (assuming tunnel mode). Transport mode plus a tunnel plus a routing protocol would be the answer there.

  • I was hoping I could use BIRD and get it to advertise the relevant VPN route into the network when the tunnel came up.  I haven't worked out whether that is possible or not yet.

  • You could hack in BIRD if you wanted, but Quagga is already in packages for OSPF and would be a better option since it's integrated. That's an option with IPsec transport mode and GRE or gif, or OpenVPN.

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