[Swan] Errors while installing libreswan

SJ257432 sejal.jain at cea.fr
Mon Jan 28 09:16:05 UTC 2019


I have tried with your steps. I replicated them but still getting the 
same error as earlier: "error: field ‘v6’ has incomplete type
    struct sockaddr_in6 v6; "

Thank you.



On 24/01/2019 22:32, Paul Wouters wrote:
> On Thu, 24 Jan 2019, SJ257432 wrote:
>> I have tried both make base and make deb. It still fails to execute 
>> the command. Please find the attached screenshot.
> Please do not attach very large screenshots to be send to hunderds of
> mailing list subscribers. Also, that does not allow us to quote from it
> so putting in the actual text is much better.
> Anyway, I installed a fresh vm and did:
> sudo su
> apt-get install build-essential fakeroot devscripts
> wget download.libreswan.org/libreswan-3.27.tar.gz
> make deb
> This failed due to the README patch, so I just edited
> debian/patches/series and removed
> ./debian/patches/0003-update-README.nss-to-match-debian-defaults-for-IPSEC.patch 
> Then I ran make deb again. It told me about some more dependencies, so I
> ran:
> apt-get install bison debhelper dh-systemd flex htmldoc
> libaudit-dev libcap-ng-dev libcurl4-nss-dev libevent-dev libkrb5-dev
> libldap2-dev libldns-dev libnspr4-dev libnss3-dev libnss3-tools
> libpam0g-dev libselinux1-dev libsystemd-dev libunbound-dev man2html
> pkg-config po-debconf xmlto
> And I ran make deb again, and I got your IPv6 related error. I ran, as I
> suggested to you:
> echo "USE_GLIBC_KERN_FLIP_HEADERS=true" >Makefile.inc.local
> and ran make deb again.
> and it worked.
> Paul

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