The OpenL2TP source code includes plugins for pppd. The kernel driver, pppol2tp is available in the standard kernel from kernel version 2.6.23. Users running earlier kernels should use OpenL2TP version 0.19 or earlier, since all versions from 1.0 onwards are not packaged with the kernel driver. While it is possible for knowlegable users to run 0.* releases with 2.6.23+ kernels, it isn't encouraged.

All releases can be downloaded from All users are encouraged to subscribe to the openl2tp-users mailing list at

The latest release of OpenL2TP is 1.8 and can be downloaded from Prebuilt binary packages for Fedora and Debian are available.

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