[Openswan Users] pam authentication being used for xauth even when USE_XAUTHPAM?=false

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Tue Aug 18 21:39:45 EDT 2009

On Tue, 18 Aug 2009, Mohit Mehta wrote:

> Thanks for the quick response. Turned out that in the source from debian - in debian/rules USE_XAUTHPAM was being set to true. I changed that to false and it works as expected now.


> As a side note, I was wondering if I could find the differences (feature-wise or known bugs) between 2.4.x and 2.6.x versions of Openswan; so as to make the decision about which is better in production environments?

Use openswan 2.4 for l2tp. Anything else use openswan 2.6. 
The l2tp bug (bug #1004) has been partially solved in the last couple
of days, so hopefully soon there will be really no reason for
openswan 2.4.x anymore.


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