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Subject [8/50] [abbrv] git commit: refs/heads/ui-multiple-nics - CLOUDSTACK-398: Updated Mac docs for VPN
Date Tue, 05 Mar 2013 18:37:40 GMT
CLOUDSTACK-398: Updated Mac docs for VPN


Branch: refs/heads/ui-multiple-nics
Commit: 6dfb2f221db3b7c98342a5957dbf58877ed899ce
Parents: 2eae9a1
Author: Joe Brockmeier <>
Authored: Fri Mar 1 14:56:27 2013 -0600
Committer: Joe Brockmeier <>
Committed: Fri Mar 1 14:57:47 2013 -0600

 docs/en-US/using-vpn-with-mac.xml |   15 ++++++++++++++-
 1 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
diff --git a/docs/en-US/using-vpn-with-mac.xml b/docs/en-US/using-vpn-with-mac.xml
index 718ebc7..a41dcab 100644
--- a/docs/en-US/using-vpn-with-mac.xml
+++ b/docs/en-US/using-vpn-with-mac.xml
@@ -24,5 +24,18 @@
 <section id="using-vpn-with-mac">
     <title>Using VPN with Mac OS X</title>
-    <para>In Mac OS X, in Network Preferences - Advanced,  make sure Send all traffic
over VPN connection is not checked.</para>
+    <para>First, be sure you've configured the VPN settings in your &PRODUCT; install.
This section is only concerned with connecting via Mac OS X to your VPN.</para>
+    <para>Note, these instructions were written on Mac OS X 10.7.5. They may differ
slightly in older or newer releases of Mac OS X.</para>
+    <orderedlist>
+        <listitem><para>On your Mac, open System Preferences and click Network.</para></listitem>
+        <listitem><para>Make sure Send all traffic over VPN connection is not
+        <listitem><para>If your preferences are locked, you'll need to click
the lock in the bottom left-hand corner to make any changes and provide your administrator
+        <listitem><para>You will need to create a new network entry. Click the
plus icon on the bottom left-hand side and you'll see a dialog that says "Select the interface
and enter a name for the new service." Select VPN from the Interface drop-down menu, and "L2TP
over IPSec" for the VPN Type. Enter whatever you like within the "Service Name" field.</para></listitem>
+        <listitem><para>You'll now have a new network interface with the name
of whatever you put in the "Service Name" field. For the purposes of this example, we'll assume
you've named it "CloudStack." Click on that interface and provide the IP address of the interface
for your VPN under the Server Address field, and the user name for your VPN under Account
+        <listitem><para>Click Authentication Settings, and add the user's password
under User Authentication and enter the pre-shared IPSec key in the Shared Secret field under
Machine Authentication. Click OK.</para></listitem>
+        <listitem><para>You may also want to click the "Show VPN status in menu
bar" but that's entirely optional.</para></listitem>
+        <listitem><para>Now click "Connect" and you will be connected to the
CloudStack VPN.</para></listitem>
+    </orderedlist>

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