[Openswan Users] Issue with openswan opening a TCP port that conflicts with another service

Igor Lasic ilasic at yahoo.com
Tue Jul 31 11:24:28 EDT 2012

I am executing the service script from another task.

I think that when that task exits the ipsec service script (service 
ipsec) inherits the port.

Thanks for your responses.


On 7/30/2012 10:27 PM, Willie Gillespie wrote:
> On 07/30/2012 04:54 PM, Igor Lasic wrote:
>> Hello Muhammad, thanks for responding.
>> I am seeing TCP port 3082 opened as in below. We have also tried with
>> port 3081 and got the same result where pluto took it.
>> Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the order in which services will start
>> and cannot use other means such as SE security.
>> netstat -nap | grep 3082
>> *tcp        0      0* LISTEN
>> _7450_/sh*
> Very strange.  My installs only show they are listening on UDP/500 and 
> UDP/4500.
> They also show the PID/pluto (instead of the PID/sh that yours show).
> Do you think something is messed up with your installation?
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