[Openswan Users] Wedgies
paul at xelerance.com
Thu Mar 3 22:18:04 CET 2005
On Wed, 2 Mar 2005, Marcus Leech wrote:
Thanks for doing more testing Marcus. It is kind of strange. KLIPS works fine
on my x86_64 (apart from unloading). I hope we can trace the kernel issues
> Well, after repeatedly being told that KLIPS problems in 2.6 were likely due
> RedHat/Fedora kernels, I installed 2.6.11-rc5 (from kernel.org) yesterday,
> and testing
> today reveals that as soon as you try to pass traffic, it hangs the system,
> requiring a hard reset--just
> like with the RedHat/Fedora 2.6.10 kernels.
> Furthermore, any attempt to negotiate AES with KLIPS *still* causes a null
> pointer deref
> in the kernel, in AES_setkey.
> I'm going to build 2.6.11 (just released a few hours ago), and see if that
> makes any
> difference, but I really doubt it. It's just not looking good for KLIPS on
> 2.6 at
> this point.
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