Is there a way to use wireguard as a non-encrypted VPN?

Mike O'Connor mike at
Tue Apr 14 11:06:32 CEST 2020

On 12/4/20 4:43 am, mike at wrote:
> I have some older routers that run OpenWRT just fine, but are a bit slow at
> Wireguard (3-5 MBytes/s for SMB transfers) and which are too slow for
> playing HD movies.
> For these routers/uses I don't care about security, I just want a VPN to
> tunnel (thru Comcast, and other ISPs that block lots of ports.)
> If there was a way to use Wiireguard�with encryption disabled, I'm pretty
> sure my performance would be closer to 20-50 MB/s which would be more than
> adequate.
> Thanks.
> Mike Farmwald
I suggest that your use a GRE tunnel connection.


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