[Openswan Users] Debian 2.4.26 and Openswan 2.1.3

t.henneberger at hcs-computer.de t.henneberger at hcs-computer.de
Mon Sep 13 15:10:53 CEST 2004

>> T. Henneberger and 
> D. Clyme wrote:

> > This is where my trouble begins. If 2.4.26 has backported IPSec, I can't 
> > use Klips, but have to use Setkey, right?
> Dont worry about setkey. Just use openswan in the normal fashion.
> > 
> > /ipsec verify returns that Ipsec native is installed and that setkey is ok.
> > 
> > I tried to follow Nate Carlsons howto, where he says "If you use 2.4.26 
> > you don't have to touch the kernel", but from then on he only describes
> > ipsec.conf, which would be the configuration for Klips.... ack.
> > 
> You configure openswan for klips and native the same way, except you
> dont need to define virtual interface mappings for native ipsec
> (for example: interfaces="ipsec0=eth0 ipsec1=eth1" or whatever the
> syntax is). 
> -davidc

Hello David

I don't think I can follow you there ;) You mean I can use my 2.4.26 Kernel 
and just configure my ipsec.conf and ipsec.secrets as described for Klips?

If not, looks like I have to build a 2.4.27 Kernel or just use the native IPsec
with setkey ;)

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