[strongSwan] swanctl.conf debugging-- fails to load certificates

Noel Kuntze noel.kuntze+strongswan-users-ml at thermi.consulting
Thu May 11 20:55:56 CEST 2017

Hi Stephen,

On 11.05.2017 20:32, Stephen Ayotte wrote:
> The "Usable Examples"[1] page contains no swanctl examples at all; at
> the time I was looking at that I probably lacked sufficient
> understanding to see that the ipsec example (probably) represented
> what I needed, and I kept looking.
> Starting back on the "UserDocumentation"[2] page, I found a "swanctl
> configuration examples"[3] link. I then followed the "RSA
> authentication with X.509 certificates (IPv4)"[4] link. It was only
> after following this final link that the word "test" appeared anywhere
> in the text or URLs of the hyperlinks I followed, and I didn't realize
> (until you pointed it out) that that was not intended to be a "Usable
> Example" in the sense of those on the page you linked.

Well, I wrote the UsableExamples article and found some problems with some minute details
when I wanted to add swanctl.conf examples, so that's why they're not there. I might add them
at some point in the future.

Kind regards,

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