[Vpn-help] New 2.1.0 beta 1 release ...

Matthew Grooms mgrooms at shrew.net
Thu Feb 28 13:44:56 CST 2008

Matthew Grooms wrote:
> All,
> I just posted a the 2.1.0 beta 1 release on the website. This release 
> mostly contains bug fixes for the UI as well as site configuration and 
> key/certificate file conflict avoidance. Please see the release 
> changelogs on the download page for more detail.
> http://www.shrew.net/?page=download
> Being the first beta release, all items that remain on the 2.1.0 todo 
> list have been completed with the exception of documentation updates and 
> the occasional DNS problems reported by several users ( is this still an 
> issue for anyone? ). This means we are more or less feature complete. I 
> now have a very limited time before I will be AFK for six weeks and 
> would like to focus as much as I can on fine tuning commercial gateway 
> compatibility that was introduced during 2.1.0 development. Checkpoint, 
> Sidewinder and Fortigate support still needs a bit of work. Of course, I 
> would also like to hear about any bugs or regressions anyone may find 
> during testing. Problems reported between March 8th and April 20th will 
> likely need to wait until I return to be dealt with.

Bah! Mark Jenks pointed out there was a nasty regression that prevented 
the VPN Access manager from starting connections in the windows beta-1 
release. Apparently I ran my usual tests on the wrong build version. The 
windows release builds have been updated to beta-1b on the website.

Sorry folks,


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