(fedora) Re: CiscoVPN freezes F8 (x86-64)

Jacob (=Jouk) Jansen joukj at hrem.nano.tudelft.nl
Fri Dec 14 07:40:10 UTC 2007

Srdan Tosovic <tos at prip.tuwien.ac.at> wrote on 14-DEC-2007 00:32:01.52

>On Wed, 12 Dec 2007 15:12:49 +0100 (MET)
>"Jacob (=Jouk) Jansen" <joukj at hrem.nano.tudelft.nl> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> While on my i686 CiscoVPN-client works fine, on my x86-64 system it
>> freezes the whole system when trying to make a connection to the
>> server.
>> I'm running Fedora 8 with the latest 2.6.23 kernel from updates. I
>> tried several versions 4.8.x of the Cisco-client.
>> Does anyone has a tip on getting a "working version" of the
>> CiscoVPN-client.
>The version works fine for me on F8 x86_64.  I had to:
>1) Apply the patch from
>2) After compiling, fix the permissions of cvpnd:
>chmod 4111 /opt/cisco-vpnclient/bin/cvpnd
>Hope this helps,
Thanks, this one works. I tried a, which does not need to be
patched, but it seems that the "newer" version is not suitable for x86-64,
while it runs without problems on i686.


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