[strongSwan] strongswan: charon not reacting for higher major version in IKE header

Andreas Steffen andreas.steffen at strongswan.org
Sun Jul 1 09:54:05 CEST 2012

Hi Gowri,

since with the introduction of strongSwan 5.0.0 the pluto daemon has
gone away, there is no need for the socket-raw plugin any more and as a
consequence we are not willing invest any development effort into it.



On 07/01/2012 08:30 AM, gowrishankar wrote:
> Hi Andreas,
> I also realised now that, both charon and pluto can now be enabled
> together wrt socket receiving side (and it was earlier a problem as in
> http://wiki.strongswan.org/issues/123
> and fixed in 4.5.0.
> My another question here is, should charon-raw plugin report invalid
> version notification instead of dropping the packet ?
> Thanks,
> Gowri Shankar

Andreas Steffen                         andreas.steffen at strongswan.org
strongSwan - the Linux VPN Solution!                www.strongswan.org
Institute for Internet Technologies and Applications
University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil
CH-8640 Rapperswil (Switzerland)

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