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I am looking for a stable VPN server which is known to work with iOS and OSX clients.

If possible, I prefer packages that are installable via: sudo apt-get install XXX.

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OpenVPN can be installed through the Ubuntu repositories and even has a GUI client on Apple.

OpenVPN can be installed like so:

sudo apt-get install openvpn

Install via the software center

It seems GuizmOVPN supports OpenVPN connections from iOS

GuizmOVPN is an OpenVPN GUI for iPhone/iPad, designed to be easy to setup, configure and run.


According to this site, All OpenVPN connections require a jailbroken Apple Device.

On iOS, you need to have a jailbroken device.

Here is a list of supported VPN connections with iOS:

I'm really only familiar with OpenVPN on Ubuntu, so I'm not sure I can be of much more help.

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+1 ty - I will try it out with OSX... ...from a quick google, it appears that iOS doesn't support OpenVPN yet? Please correct me if I'm wrong. – kfmfe04 Oct 26 '12 at 22:49
@kfmfe04 See my edit for iOS – Kyle Macey Oct 26 '12 at 22:52
ty for looking that up 8^( requires jailbreak... – kfmfe04 Oct 26 '12 at 22:54
@kfmfe04 Edit again. Sorry, not much more I can do – Kyle Macey Oct 26 '12 at 23:02

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