Edit the cipe start up file not to read /etc/sysconfig/cipe,
or just remove the content of cipe and keep it as an empty
----- Original Message -----
From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell,AT,home,DOT,com>
To: Cheng-Jih Chen <cjc,AT,cjc,DOT,org>; <cipe-l,AT,inka,DOT,de>
Sent: Thursday, October 05, 2000 1:19 AM
Subject: Re: Startup problems on Redhat 7.0
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Cheng-Jih Chen" <cjc,AT,cjc,DOT,org>
> To: <cipe-l,AT,inka,DOT,de>
> Sent: Monday, October 02, 2000 4:56 PM
> Subject: Startup problems on Redhat 7.0
> > Redhat 7.0 apparently includes cipe-1.4 in the distribution.
> > I'm starting to play with it, because we need to set up a VPN to a
> > new remote office sometime next month.
> > I'm having problems starting up ciped, however. Can anyone help?
> > lsmod shows me that cipcb is loaded. When I run the startup command,
> > I get the following:
> > # ./ciped start
> > Starting CIPE: opendev: SIOCSIFDSTADDR: Cannot assign requested address
> > CIPE daemon vers 20000702 (c) Olaf Titz 1996-2000
> > key=(secret)
> > debug=yes
> > ipaddr=0.0.0.0
> > ptpaddr=0.0.0.0
> > mtu=0
> > metric=0
> > me=10.0.0.87:9999
> > peer=0.0.0.0:9999
> > device=(none)
> > nokey=no
> > socks=
> > tokxc=0
> > tokey=0
> > ipup=(none)
> > ipdown=(none)
> > arg=(none)
> > cttl=0
> > maxerr=-1
> > tokxts=0
> > ping=0
> > toping=0
> > dynip=no
> > Using cipcb0 index 0
> > [FAILED]
> > My options file is:
> > # The static key. Keep this file secret!
> > # The key is 128 bits in hexadecimal notation.
> > key (key)
> > # You shouldn't have to modify anything past this point.
> > # The peer's IP address.
> > ptpaddr 192.168.2.1
> > # Our CIPE device's IP address.
> > ipaddr 192.168.1.1
> > maxerr -1
> > # Without a "device" line, the device is picked dynamically.
> > #device cipcb0
> > # My UDP address. Note: if you set port 0 here, the system will pick
> > # one and tell it to you via the ip-up script. Same holds for IP
> > me cipe1.cipe.box:4444
> > # ...and the UDP address we connect to. Of course no wildcards here.
> > peer gate.there.box:4444
> > debug 3
> If you are using the RedHat-supplied /etc/rc.d/init.d/ciped script
> to start up, note that it pulls all the variables except the key from
> the /etc/sysconfig/cipe file and puts them on the command line
> which will override anything in /etc/cipe/options. So far I
> haven't found any documention or mention of a GUI config utility
> that might explain the reason for this.
> Les Mikesell
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