[Openswan Users] could not open private key file
hichamlinux at gmail.com
Fri Jun 2 10:29:35 CEST 2006
On 6/2/06, hicham <hichamlinux at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 6/1/06, Paul Wouters <paul at xelerance.com> wrote:
> > On Thu, 1 Jun 2006, hicham wrote:
> > > I've setup two gateways to start an ipsec tunnel
> > > following instructions i've found in this website
> > > "http://www.natecarlson.com/linux/ipsec-l2tp.php"
> > > created keys and certificates for both gateways
> > >
> > > filled the file "ipsec.secrets" as explained in the site
> > > : RSA host.example.com.key "password"
> > > ( though I'm not quite sure which password to put in )
> > > Jun 1 11:07:53 host2 pluto: could not open private key file
> > > '/etc/ipsec.d/private/host 2.example.com.key'
> > > Jun 1 11:07:53 host2 pluto: | loaded private key for keyid: PPK_RSA:
> > > Jun 1 11:07:53 host2 pluto: "/etc/ipsec.secrets" line 1: error
> > > loading RSA private key f
> > Use double quotes around the filename too.
> you mean
> : RSA "host.example.com.key" "password"
> it did'nt work
> I found the problem : )
> I choose a shorter name for the private key : host2.key
> and now it finds it
> ( a bug report should be filled somewhere )
> for the password or rather the pass phrase, it works if given
> Certificate authority pass phrase !
> can anyone enlight me on that ?
> Thanks for replying
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