[Openswan Users] IPV6 tunnel formation

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Thu Sep 22 15:26:50 EDT 2011

On Thu, 22 Sep 2011, SaRaVanAn wrote:

>    I j tried forming IPv6 tunnel using openSwan.
> After I execute the command "service ipsec start", ping is not working. I just debugged using wireshark.
> The ping packets are not going out of an interface.   If I execute the command "ipsec auto --up "west-east", the terminal is not responding.
> Can you guys please help me to solve this problem?

You'll need to show us something to work with. What's pluto logging?

> conn west-east
>         connaddrfamily=ipv6
>         type=tunnel
>         left=2001:db8:0:f101::2
>         right=2001:db8:0:f101::1
>         keyexchange=ike
>         esp=aes128-sha1
>         ike=aes128-sha1-modp1024
>         auto=route

You mean auto=start ?


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