Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I've done a clean install of Ubuntu Precise.
I'm living in a country in which my access to many websites are restricted and I usually use VPN connections to access these websites. I use the default gnome-network applet for this purpose and my connection type is pptp.
Everything was ok until I installed Ubuntu 12.04. Now after creating the VPN connection I can get it connected but the problem is, it's like it's not there at all. I can access the unrestricted websites easily but when it comes to restricted websites I can't get through!
I checked my IP and it's changed accordingly.
The VPN server is ok as I checked it on Windows. I wonder what is the problem here?

share|improve this question
1  
I don't know why but my problem resolved by itself, so I can't put further details in it. –  Hamed Momeni May 4 '12 at 18:36

1 Answer 1

up vote 0 down vote accepted

I had the same. Solved after installing network-manager-vpnc I guess, which for some reason was removed with the upgrade.

share|improve this answer
    
I have the same problem, also after upgrading, not a clean install. Network-manager-vpnc was not removed with the upgrade and is still installed. Connection type is cisco udp in my case. –  ilprincipe May 1 '12 at 16:26

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.