Can not boot 7.0-BETA3 with IPSEC

Frank Behrens frank at
Thu Nov 22 07:31:54 PST 2007

Hi Bjoern,

thanks for your answer!

Bjoern A. Zeeb <bzeeb-lists at> wrote on 22 Nov 2007 13:47:

> What is strange is that it seems to hang once it enters userland after/
> while starting init.

Meanwhile I added some print debug statements. In init_main.c, function start_init the execve 
of /sbin/init returns without an error. But init seems not to be called, even an print statement 
in init's main() is not executed.

> a) do you have ipsec enabled in rc.conf so that a policy would be
>     inserted?

meanwhile I know that init is not executed

> b) you are not trying to mount anything from nfs?

meanwhile I know that init is not executed

> c) is anything else displayed on the screen if not on serial console?

Good idea. I'll move the PC to a place, where keyboards and monitors exist.

> d) can you try without the puc/COM_MULTIPORT but with IPSEC?

A new kernel is been compiling now. I'll post the result.

Best regards,
Frank Behrens, Osterwieck, Germany
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