OpenVPN is a free and open source software application that implements virtual private network (VPN)

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VPN between two ubuntu 14.04.3 servers

I have a Server at home which has an Ipv6 but no ipv4 (because my provider uses DS-Lite). I also got a vServer wich has an static ipv4. Now I would like to setup a vpn service on both servers and ...
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Ubuntu MATE 15.10 no network connection when coupled with OpenVPN

Good morning everyone, Apologies if this has been asked before - to my best understanding knowledge and research, there is nothing that answers this issue... that I can understand with my limited ...
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open vpn gone after command in Private Tunnel faq

i was making new connection with openvpn by documents on privatetunnel.com and at the end of docs i enter this command in terminal and after that openvpn in broken. i remove open vpn with apt-get ...
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Why can't I connect from Ubuntu laptop to a Win7 desktop thru Cisco AnyConnect?

I have Windows laptop that can connect to my work thru a Cisco AnyConnect (version 3.1) VPN, then using the Windows 7 built-in Remote Desktop Client. It works OK. I now also have a Ubuntu distro in ...
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start openvpn as a service ubuntu 15.10

I just installed ubuntu 15.10 and installed openvpn. I'm using the same .conf files as I had in 14.x however the service will not start on it's own. can someone provide assistance. when I attempt ...
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OpenVPN missing bridge.ko

Installing OpenVPN on a new server following these instructions. I have gotten this working a couple times before but this time I get stuck getting the bridge driver to load. Once the interface file ...
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Does OPenVPN requires two network adapters?

I want to install OpenVPN on my server to accept incoming connections. I have read the moreless clear tutorials but one issue remains unclear: Does OpenVPN needs a second network adapter (say eth1) ...
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OpenVPN server stopped working after apt-get upgrade

I had OpenVPN running fine as a server, then after running an apt-get upgrade command it stopped working right. Clients can connect to it fine, but then any web-based request just hangs. I've checked ...
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Connect OpenVPN with a config file behind http/https proxy

I would like to connect to a VPN using OpenVPN from the terminal openvpn --config client.ovpn , but I have to connect behind a http/https proxy for accessing internet. So, how do I set it ? ...
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How to disconnect from OpenVPN?

I'm connecting using VPNBook servers and it works fine with this command: sudo openvpn --config /etc/openvpn/vpnbook-udp-53.ovpn --auth-user-pass /etc/openvpn/password.txt but I just can't seem to ...
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OpenVPN: The VPN connection to … because of invalid VPN secrets

I am 3 days into using Linux. I set up an OpenVPN connection following the instructions set out by: https://www.goldenfrog.com/support/vyprvpn/vpn-setup/linux/openvpn OpenVPN installation went ...
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proXPN via OpenVPN on 13.04

Is anyone currently managing to use proXPN via OpenVPN? I tried using the config files from both the Mac and Windows downloads per these instructions: ...
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Multiple OpenVPN server instances on a single machine

I have a machine with two NICs both public facing with different IP addresses Is it possible to have two instances of openVPN running and one using NIC1 and the other using NIC2?
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IP forwarding over OpenVPN (tun0) with external forwarded ports

I am trying to configure a very basic routing setup with Ubuntu Server 15.04. I have an internal interface p4p1 (IP 192.168.0.23) and a working OpenVPN connection using tun0. I want to forward all ...
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How to route all traffic through OpenVPN using Network Manager?

I can successfully connect to my OpenVPN server from command line using openvpn --config client.conf. The client.conf file contains redirec-gateway directive to route all traffic through the VPN ...
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Openvpn not working on ubuntu 15.10

I have a problem trying to connect to openvpn on ubuntu 15.10(32 bits). I have 15.04 64 bits and to install open vpn all I have to do is run the command "sudo apt-get install openvpn ...
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OpenVPN connection established, but no internet access

So I recently set-up OpenVPN server on my box using this guide. I can successfully connect to the OpenVPN server but there is no network access. I've tried looking this up but none of the fixes I've ...
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How to setup VPN bridge between 2 networks

I have a small ubuntu box which I want to use to bridge 2 networks together over VPN. One network is in the 192.168.2.0/24 range. The other network is in the 192.168.93/24 range. Said ubuntu box is ...
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Inputting input in a command? [duplicate]

I'm running a command through a program that needs to create an OpenVPN account. After putting in this line to start making the account: cd /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa; . ./vars; ./build-key username I ...
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Using expect for inputting commands

Heres the thread I'm bouncing off of: Inputting input in a command? So I'm trying to run this command: cd /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa; . ./vars; ./build-key username However, after running that command, I ...
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OpenVPN auth only on ccd filename?

I implemented a server with openvpn in my network. It works great but I have one question about the auth: When I connect to my private network I only nedd to connect. The authentification works about ...
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OpenVPN Configuration with ufw eth0 doesn't exist to add it in before.rules

in this guide I am asked to edit /etc/ufw/before.rules and add: # START OPENVPN RULES # NAT table rules *nat :POSTROUTING ACCEPT [0:0] # Allow traffic from OpenVPN client to eth0 -A POSTROUTING -s ...
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Installing OpenVpn on Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to install OpenVpn on Ubuntu 15.10 and running into issues. Here are the instructions from (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OpenVPN): Step 3: Setup the CA and create the first ...
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VPN Configurations lost after boot

I had VPN connections stored in network-manager and everything worked like a charm. However, i recently deleted all my VPN connections and added new ones and now, after every reboot they disappear. ...
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OpenVPN - Can not Connect to Server (Unrecognized option or missing parameter(s))

I have a problem connecting to a VPN-Server, and I cant figure out why. The server is working fine on my Phone, as well as it did on Windows before I changed to Linux. When I try to connect via ...
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Openvpn : Local internet and remote DNS

Here what I want to do : Access to a remote network through OpenVPN Use client gateway to access internet (so I DON'T want to redirect all through VPN) Use remote DNS through VPN, because I have ...
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Getting openvpn working ubuntu

I am trying to set up a VPN over a few VMS that I have. I created an openvpn server on ubuntu 10.04 and am trying to configure the client using 12.04. I followed these instructions here ...
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OpenVPN doesn't listen on port

I configured OpenVPN on a Raspberry Pi on my local network. I've done all configurations but I have one problem: the OpenVPN server doesn't use the port specified in server.conf. When I start NMAP on ...
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Use Ubuntu as VPN Gateway router (internet traffic only over VPN)

I have a VirtualBox VM running Ubuntu 14.04.3 that I would like to use as a Gateway router. connect to an OpenVPN server from this VM, and have all forwarding to the internet via VPN connect to ...
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Trying to get split tunneling working with OpenVPN, using a tutorial, but I'm getting “route-up” exiting with error code 1

I am trying to follow this tutorial: Transmission daemon over OpenVPN (on a BeagleBoard ARM SBC) On an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server box, and I cannot get openvpn to start transmission. OpenVPN connects ...
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Can't connect VPN with OpenVPN on Network Manager Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I would like to connect to my new VPN (HMA) with openVPN and Network Manager on Ubuntu 14.04LTS. I can establish a connection with a VPN server but I can't use Web browsers ("Address not found"). Also ...
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VPN won't connect in Ubuntu 15.10 with Cinnamon desktop

I'm trying out some different desktop environments to find the one that works for me, and right now I'm really liking Cinnamon. I'm having only one strange problem, though. When I try to connect to ...
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Running bash script in detached screen

I could use a little help on this one. I am a novice scripter at best. I am trying to write a bash script to connect to my multiple openvpn sites. I am trying to write the script to open in a ...
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OpenVPN connecting but no internet access on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to connect to a VPN using OpenVPN. I tried using network-manager with OpenVPN plugin and tried too in terminal with ovpn.conf file. Everything connects (it says connection established) in ...
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VPN to specific organization

I have a question about VPN in ubuntu 15.10. I want to connect a VPN of Lund university, Sweden. What I have are: my user-name and the password Also I'm able to configure the VPN from the network ...
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How can I use a .ovpn file with Network Manager?

I have a .ovpn file with my VPN config - it works fine when I do sudo openvpn --config ~jrg/Documents/vpn-config.ovpn in the terminal, but I'd like to use Network Manager. How can I do this?
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OpenVPN and wlan0 won't play nice

I've setup a WIFI connection using /etc/network/interfaces that works very well. udooer@udooneo:~$ cat /etc/network/interfaces # Loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback # Primary ...
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How do I run/execute this file “OpenVPN GUI for Linux”? [duplicate]

I stumbled on this web page: http://sourceforge.net/projects/sogfl/?source=navbar How do I install the downloaded file called sogfl_v0.1.0.1.tar.bz2 in Ubuntu? Some help would be much appreciated.
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Transmission daemon over OpenVPN (on a BeagleBoard ARM SBC)

I have recently acquired a BeagleBone Black, onto which I've installed Ubuntu using this method. It has all worked so far. I want to use my BeagleBone as a torrent box, but I don't want to do it ...
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How do I route all network traffic through OpenVPN using network manager in Ubuntu 15.10?

I am trying to connect to my university's VPN on a 15.10 machine. When I do it via the command line, all the traffic is routed through the VPN: That's what I want. When I load the same OpenVPN ...
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Authenticated OpenVPN before User Authentication

Is it possible to prompt the user for OpenVPN credentials before they are required to login? Our problem is that the ubuntu laptops we distribute use LDAP for authentication, but since our LDAP is ...
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Fix VPN DNS Leak on Ubuntu 15.10

When using Cyberghost through OpenVPN, my computer still uses the DNS settings from my router (in this case, Google Public DNS). I was able to use OpenVPN without DNS leaks on Ubuntu 15.04. Following ...
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openvpn can't import configurations on new 14.04 installation

Edit: Fixed it back then when the patch rolled out with add VPN config. No longer use Linux/Ubuntu now. I installed the OpenVPN Network-Manager by doing: sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn, ...
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converting .ovpn file to these 3 files: ca.crt, client.crt, client.key

vpnbook.com offers a free openVPN service. This is one of their files: http://paste.ubuntu.com/7231382/ with the name vpnbook-uk1-tcp80.ovpn. I want to convert it to 3 files to be usable in ...
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How to setup OpenVPN Client

I'm trying to setup OpenVPN using NetworkManager. The GUI seems buggy and unresponsive. Are there any other tools for setting up a VPN client?
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Firewall zone not changing when activating VPN

How can I make the Firewall zone change automatically at VPN connect? I have set up Firewall with firewalld and firewall-config GUI. There is many preset zones, in which "home" has all ...
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executing remote user profile for a specific mounted remote file system

I was able to mount my work box locally over my work's vpn. My goal is to run jdeveloper locally on remote files. However, I can't see the files as they are vob objects (clearcase). I can ssh to my ...
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eth0 uuid keeps changing. How do I stop it.

I have an openvpn connection. Every time my ubuntu server reboots the uuid for eth0 changes. Is there a way to prevent that or to have the vpn config point to eth0 by name regardless of uuid? Also ...
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Web Server behind routed OpenVPN tunnel

In an attempt to serve an nginx vhost from one particular remote IP address, using an OpenVPN server as a router, I am trying tunnel web traffic, like so: Internet ---- OpenVPN Router Server ...
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OpenVPN, IPv6 and DNS Leaks in Ubuntu 14.04

I have been trying to set up a secure connection using OpenVPN but I've been running into some issues with DNS leaks. Basically, I have no problems getting the VPN service up and running using ...