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ipsec_setup - wrapper routine to the Libreswan init system

SETUP(8) Executable programs SETUP(8)

NAME

ipsec_setup - wrapper routine to the Libreswan init system

DESCRIPTION

setup is called (via ipsec setup) by the system administrator to perform init system related tasks to Libreswan, such as start, stop, status, reload, etc for the Internet Keying Exchange (IKE) daemon pluto. It is available for backwards compatibility with Openswan and FreeS/WAN.

SUPPORTED INIT SYSTEMS

Currently, the classic initscripts (sysv) and systemd are supported. Support for upstart will be added soon.

SEE ALSO

systemd(8), systemd.service(5), ipsec(8), ipsec__realsetup(8), ipsec__plutorun(8) .

HISTORY

Man page written for the Linux FreeS/WAN project by Michael Richardson. Original program by Henry Spencer. Updated to http://www.libreswan.org/> by Paul Wouters

AUTHOR

Paul Wouters
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09/26/2017 libreswan