[Openswan Users] "/usr/local/sbin/ipsec setup --start" doesn't return the prompt on Ubuntu 9.10 when complied from source.

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Wed Dec 9 15:56:17 EST 2009

On Wed, 9 Dec 2009, phearnomore wrote:

> I have two versions of Openswan installed on my fresh Ubuntu 9.10 system:
> assiduus at ubuntu:~$ /usr/local/sbin/ipsec --version
> Linux Openswan U2.6.23/K2.6.31-14-generic-pae (netkey)
> See `ipsec --copyright' for copyright information.
> and
> assiduus at ubuntu:~$ /usr/sbin/ipsec --version
> Linux Openswan U2.6.22/K2.6.31-14-generic-pae (netkey)
> See `ipsec --copyright' for copyright information.
> The first one is the faulty one, compiled from source. The second one
> was installed with: "assiduus at ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install
> openswan".

Be *very* careful doing that. You might end up running commands from one
with the other. I really *strongly* recommend removing one of them.


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