How to Install charon-cmd in Ubuntu 18.04

Install charon-cmd by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install charon-cmd


standalone IPsec client

The strongSwan VPN suite uses the native IPsec stack in the standard Linux kernel. It supports both the IKEv1 and IKEv2 protocols. . This package contains the charon-cmd command, which can be used as a client to connect to a remote IKE daemon.


Version: 5.6.2-1ubuntu2

Section: universe/net