[Openswan Users] Openswan not working on fedora core 1

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Fri Apr 16 01:20:26 CEST 2004

On Thu, 15 Apr 2004, Peter B. wrote:

> 5. "cp /lib/modules/2.4.22-1.2174.nptl/kernel/net/ipsec/ipsec.o-i586-smp 
> /lib/modules/2.4.22-1.2174.nptl/kernel/net/ipsec/ipsec.o" -> What is the 
> "/lib/modules/2.4.22-1.2174.nptlln/kernel/net/ipsec/a2c7c83a" file?

The first time you start openswan it will check through the 'candidate'
modules, and then copy the appropriate one as "ipsec.o". You should not
need to do this manually.

> Apr 13 16:45:14 fw ipsec__plutorun: /usr/local/lib/ipsec/_plutorun: line 
> 1: 12690 Segmentation fault      /usr/local/libexec/ipsec/pluto --nofork 
> --secretsfile /etc/ipsec.secrets --ipsecdir /etc/ipsec.d --debug-none 
> --uniqueids

Again, please try to give us the result of gdb on the coredump.

> I did also the modprobe esp4 and modprobe xfrm_user but these 
> kernel-modules are never built by the "make rpm" (Where are they?).

Since you are now using 2.4 kernels, you will not have those.
> Is there someone who is using openswan 2.1.1 on a fedora core 1?

I think people have used it before. I don't have an FC1/2 system, but
used its kernel on oRH9 systems with openswan.


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