[Vpn-help] Config file and certificates

David Santinoli marauder at tiscali.it
Mon Feb 25 03:43:22 CST 2008

On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 07:36:38PM -0600, Matthew Grooms wrote:
> Here is how it works. A configuration on windows is stored in the
> registry while configurations on unix are stored in files under the
> ~/.ike/sites directory. When you request that a file be exported, the
> access manager finds a key/cert file based on the path contained in
> the attribute value, truncates the path down to only the file name and
> adds a new binary attribute that contains the file contents.

Thanks for the explanation!
I've got two more related questions:

When creating key/certs files, do existing files (possibly pertaining to
a different configuration) get overwritten?

Can the entries in the exported configuration be rearranged in any

 David Santinoli
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