WireGuard for Windows fails to enable firewall rules after update to v0.2.1

Joshua Sjoding joshua.sjoding at scjalliance.com
Tue Nov 17 22:44:39 CET 2020


We'll hold off on further updates until the new release is ready. If
we run into any issues with it we'll let you know.

And thank you so much Jason for all that you do. We appreciate your
tireless efforts!

Joshua Sjoding
SCJ Alliance
IT Specialist

On Tue, Nov 17, 2020 at 1:36 PM Jason A. Donenfeld <Jason at zx2c4.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 17, 2020 at 10:13 PM Jason A. Donenfeld <Jason at zx2c4.com> wrote:
> > But this part of your log:
> >
> > 2020-11-17 08:19:29.582424: [TUN] [SCJ] Enabling firewall rules
> > 2020-11-17 08:19:29.746988: [TUN] [SCJ] Unable to enable firewall
> > rules: Firewall error at
> > golang.zx2c4.com/wireguard/windows/tunnel/firewall/helpers.go:100: The
> > specified group does not exist.
> > 2020-11-17 08:19:29.767930: [TUN] [SCJ] Shutting down
> >
> > Is extremely puzzling. I'm wondering what led to this and how you
> > eventually appeared to fix it. Did it go away on its own without user
> > intervention? Did you have to manually start/stop the tunnel a few
> > times?
> I've now triaged and fixed this issue. It was a problem in Go's
> x/sys/windows library, which I've fixed upstream here:
> https://go-review.googlesource.com/c/sys/+/270897
> This should hopefully land soon, and I'll likely cut another release
> to address this. I don't like taking down people's tunnels like this.
> Thanks a lot for these logs and reports. I believe both of the issues
> in this email thread are resolved.
> Jason

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