[strongSwan] Two questions about swanctl.conf

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Mon May 13 14:20:17 CEST 2019

Many thanks mister, best regards.

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Il lunedì 13 maggio 2019 14:18, Tobias Brunner <tobias at strongswan.org> ha scritto:

> Hi,
> > Can swanctl ask interactively for the password if not inserted in the conf file?
> It does prompt for passwords for private keys if they are not found in
> the config. But it can't load shared secrets that way.
> > Does this guide apply to swanctl too? Cause currently I'm root-only
> > https://wiki.strongswan.org/projects/strongswan/wiki/ReducedPrivileges
> Not directly, but if the daemon doesn't run as root (which e.g. changes
> the ownership of the VICI UNIX socket), then this has to be considered
> when using swanctl.
> Regards,
> Tobias

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