[Pkg-swan-devel] Bug#784215: strongswan-nm: network-manager-strongswan unavailable

Robert Sander debian at gurubert.de
Mon May 4 07:03:04 UTC 2015

Package: strongswan-nm
Version: 5.2.1-6
Severity: grave
Justification: renders package unusable

Dear Maintainer,

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   * What led up to the situation?

I am trying to use strongswan IPsec VPN through Network-Manager. The plugin package network-manager-strongswan is not available, but listed as dependency for strongswan-nm.

   * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or

I tried to install network-manager-strongswan

   * What was the outcome of this action?

root at jessie:~# apt-get install network-manager-strongswan
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Package network-manager-strongswan is not available, but is referred to by another package.
This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
is only available from another source

E: Package 'network-manager-strongswan' has no installation candidate

   * What outcome did you expect instead?

Installation of the strongswan plugin for Network-Manager.

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Debian Release: 8.0
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Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

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