Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 499053
"43.7.5. IPsec Installation" - racoon daemon path might be wrong
Last modified: 2016-06-17 17:09:16 EDT
Description of problem:
<http://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/5/html/Deployment_Guide/s1-ipsec-generalconf.html>, second point says "/sbin/racoon — the IKE key management...".
I checked on two Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 machines, and they both used "/usr/sbin/racoon".
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
bash: /sbin/racoon: No such file or directory
Not sure what the case is on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, or Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 prior to 5.3.
Same on RHEL5 Server:
think you've got yourself a typo there mmcallis :D
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I am asking you because you are listed as the maintainer of ipsec-tools: do you know whether the path for racoon has been /usr/sbin/racoon since RHEL 5.0, or if it has changed between releases?
The path for racoon was always /usr/sbin/racoon (in RHEL-5.0 as well as in RHEL-4).
Fixed in -r 21655, 5.4. Setting to MODIFIED.
Thanks Tomas for the input :-)
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Verified: now /sbin/racoon