[Openswan Users] Openswan stopped working

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Fri Oct 13 14:09:07 EDT 2006

On Fri, 13 Oct 2006, Karthik Krishnan wrote:

> Everything was working fine for a week and now suddenly it stopped
> working...and the auth.log says the following...
> Quote
> Oct 13 18:52:48 localhost pluto[17213]: "road" #1: initiating Main Mode
> Oct 13 18:53:45 localhost pluto[17213]: initiate on demand from
> to proto=0 state: fos_start because: acquire
> UnQuote

I've seen this on some occasions, when using netkey. Restarting it works
as a work around. I am not sure what the source of the problem is. Perhaps
you are running a somewhat older 2.6 kernel?

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