[Openswan Users] Private Keys disabled

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Mon Jun 11 09:16:59 EDT 2007

On Mon, 11 Jun 2007, Marcos Roberto Greiner wrote:

> Checking for RSA private key (/etc/ipsec.secrets)               [DISABLED]
>   ipsec showhostkey: no default key in "/etc/ipsec.secrets"

> the private keys seem to be disabled. In the /etc/ipsec.secrets file, I
> got the following entry:
> : RSA /etc/ipsec.d/private/server_nameKey.pem

No, only raw (non-X509 packaged) keys are not installed.

> PS: A curiosity. I noticed something weird when typing ipsec --help.
> Some of the available commands seemed duplicated, so I typed ipsec
> --help|sort, to see if there were more. To my surprise every  single
> command displayed was duplicated. Is that normal? That's the output I
> received with the sort:
> server:~# ipsec --help|sort
>         auto
>         auto
>         barf
>         barf

No, that's not normal. Perhaps you have two installs? One in /usr and
one in /usr/local?


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