[strongSwan-dev] Strongswan IKE_AUTH handover type setup

Shu Wang shuwang2006 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 16 23:39:15 CEST 2012


I have one question about IKEv2 AUTH_REQ message. Does it support to
set a handover flag (e.g. specifying it is either Initial or handover


On 4/13/12, Tobias Brunner <tobias at strongswan.org> wrote:
> Hi Shu,
>> Does anyone have the experience of porting Strangswan to higher
>> Android version (e.g. Android 4.0 --  Ice Cream Sandwich)?
> With 4.6.2 it works as described on the wiki for Froyo, the only
> difference is that you have to add the strongSwan executables to be
> installed on the final system to PRODUCT_PACKAGES in
> build/target/product/core.mk.  Also, since 4.6 the IKEv1 daemon Pluto
> and Starter are supported on Android, so the configuration can also be
> provided with ipsec.conf instead of the GUI patches or a custom plugin.
> Make sure you have a look at the top-level Android.mk, which has some
> config options to enable the daemons and plugins etc.
>> And Android patches for Froyo still work for Android higher versions?
> Probably not.  The frontend patches are very specific and with ICS the
> native VPN GUI changed quite a bit so they most likely don't apply
> without conflicts.  But I suppose the general idea of these changes
> would still work and adapting them for ICS wouldn't be that much of a
> problem.
> Regards,
> Tobias

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