[Swan] Errors while installing libreswan

Paul Wouters paul at nohats.ca
Fri Feb 1 14:31:47 UTC 2019

On Fri, 1 Feb 2019, JAIN Sejal wrote:

> Make deb worked but now the commands that are given in the README.md file are not working. Like there are some errors which running make all, make install, make base and that is why I am unable to install IPSec program.

Well, "make deb" is specifically tuned for debian/ubuntu builds.
The "make base" or "make programs" are generic and not tuned for

> "//usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/liblber-2.4.so.2: error adding symbols: DSO missing from command line

That's usually related to how the linker allows indirect references to
be linked in. Its behaviour is different in different versions. Usually
manually adding a -Llber (in this case) in one of the makefile flags
would fix this. But if "make deb" works, you already have working .deb
files one directory up from the libreswan/ directory.


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