[Openswan Users] openswan errors

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Wed Mar 9 12:31:41 EST 2011

On Wed, 9 Mar 2011, Vivek Sachdeva wrote:

> I am trying to get openswan running  in my system which is based on ARM CPU.  I
> get a very peculiar error which  states the following message.
> “Next payload type of ISAKMP  Identification Payload has an unknown value: <XXX>
> I did some searching and found that  this is related to certain authentication
> error, but my keys on both sides are  the same. I was getting this message using
> RSA keys as well as PSK. I kept a  simple secret which is “3333” on both sides
> of communication in ipsec.secrets  file. I was able to cross-compile the source
> smoothly but am stuck in this  problem. When I type ipsec auto –up linux-linux,
> the exchange proceeds from I1  to I3 and there after I get this message. The
> system shows that, it sent I3 and  expect MR3 in return but that never occurs
> because of this  error.

Can you open a bug report on bugs.openswan.org with this description, plus the
logs of plutodebug=all on both sides?

This could be some allignment issue.....


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