[Openswan Users] ASSERTION FAILED Request for Help

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Fri Mar 7 12:26:32 EST 2008

On Fri, 7 Mar 2008, David Klann wrote:

> I'm running kernel 2.6.24-gentoo-r3 (kernel version with
> openswan 2.4.12 (from openswan.org). It appears as if my main problem
> at present is shown in the following pluto log message (note the
> "ASSERTION FAILED" message in the tenth line). This enters the log
> immediately after running "sudo ipsec setup start":

> ASSERTION FAILED at kernel_alg.c:264: buflen>0

This seems to be a kernel issue. Can you try 2.6.22 instead? We have not had
the time to even look at 2.6.23 properly yet.

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