[Openswan Users] I met such problem when I try to restart openswan

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Wed Mar 2 10:36:24 EST 2011

On Wed, 2 Mar 2011, Spacelee wrote:

> Today, I could access the l2tp vpn from my Mac, and then I try to restart the openswan, and the output looks
> like this : /etc/init.d/ipsec restart
> ipsec_setup: Stopping Openswan IPsec...
> ipsec_setup: ERROR: Module xfrm4_mode_transport is in use
> ipsec_setup: ERROR: Module esp4 is in use
> ipsec_setup: Starting Openswan IPsec U2.6.32/K2.6.18-194.el5xen..
> what's the two red error messages mean?

You can ignore them. They split off some module things and apparently we try to
unload them in the wrong order.


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