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How do i install gopenvpn and configure it in ubuntu 11.10 x64? I managed to build it from source code, but when i start it i get the following

No OpenVPN configuration files were found in /etc/openvpn

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No OpenVPN configuration files were found in /etc/openvpn

The above output means there is no server.conf or client.conf in /etc/openvpn directory. You have to manually copy config file and edit it. ex:

sudo cp /usr/share/doc/openvpn/examples/sample-config-files/server.conf.gz /etc/openvpn/

check here https://help.ubuntu.com/11.10/serverguide/openvpn.html

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Well finally to fix this error you need to provide openvpn with your *.ovpn file and the certificate file. Just put them into /etc/openvpn. Then you should use something like dconf-editor to add gopenvpn to the list of permitted applications in tray. Open dconf-editor and go to Desktop -> Unity. Then add gopenvpn to the list. That fixes the issue with the error message.

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