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Configure IKEV2 (Strongswan) VPN client in CentOS/RHEL 8 (Gnome GUI)

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So you have set up an IKEV2 VPN server using Strongswan somewhere or simply using a service that provides this type of VPN connection.

Now you want to easily configure the client VPN connection in CentOS/RHEL 8?

For some mysterious reason, the package NetworkManager-strongswan-gnome is not available in base repositories.

We have rebuilt it so you can:

sudo dnf install NetworkManager-strongswan-gnome

IKEV2 EL8

That’s all there is to it. Now you can configure the connection using Gnome GUI.

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