IPSec VPN with Racoon


I'm looking to set up an IPSec (without L2TP) VPN with racoon, but I'm a bit of a newbie with this. I'm able to connect to the VPN from a client machine, but the connection seems completely dead. I'm hoping to have the VPN server proxy internet traffic for connected clients.

I've set racoon to assign addresses beginning with to clients, which I can see is working correctly. I've also turned on IP forwarding in the kernel. The server is not in the address space though, and I can't get any traffic through. Using ifconfig on my Mac client gives:

utun0: flags=8051 mtu 1280

inet –> netmask 0xff000000

This doesn't seem correct. Does anyone have any idea what might be wrong?

Many thanks!

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