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Ubuntu 12.04 VPN does not connect

I try to use VPN on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 32 bit but it fails and gives the message that the VPN service failed to start. How can I resolve this issue? Edit: The connection type is PPTP and I use the ...
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how to open ports in Ubuntu Server 12.4 LTS

How to open ports TCP 1723 / UDP 1701 / UDP GRE 46 on Ubuntu Server? Note: ufw is disabled in the server. sudo iptables -L -nv gives me the following result. Chain INPUT (policy ACCEPT 1613K ...
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Enabling access of locally hosted websites through squid

I have setup a squid proxy in my office.We have to connect to another company VPN and have to access locally hosted websites in that company.The problem is that through squid we cannot access those ...
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set proxy for vpn server on ubuntu server 12.4

I have a vpn server with HTTPS, L2TP , OPENVPN , PPTP. i want to set proxy in the server so all connection that comes from vpn clients use the proxy that i set in my server. I made a bash script file ...
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no sslvpn directory when starting NetExtender

I'm trying to use NetExtender with Ubuntu 12.04 x64. I've followed the various tutorials out there for making the symbolic links of libssl and libcrypto to the correct libraries. Running the command ...
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How to setup OpenVPN server on a namespace?

I have used OpenVPN for setting up VPN connections, but I have always set it up on the default root namespace. Now, I want to set it up only on a particular namespace other than the default root ...
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How to save VPN passwords with NetworkManger for nmcli?

There are many posts about putting VPN passwords into /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/<connection>. I can't get any of them working on Ubuntu 12.04. The fields in the questions and ...
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openvpn: this is a generic configuration and cannot directly be used

I have experienced a problem. I have installed OpenVPN AS on VPS. Used .ovpn config with OpenVPN Connect on my Windows 7 desktop. Works fine. When I tried to configure VPN connection on Ubuntu, I ...
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Difference between `No such file or directory` and ``No such device or address

Recently, I tried to install a PPTP VPN on my OpenVZ VPS Ubuntu 12.04. I followed the online tutorial and tried: cat /dev/ppp Output is: cat: /dev/ppp: No such file or directory It turns out in ...
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Access other devices on PPTP VPN

I have set up a PPTP VPN on Ubuntu 12.04, and it seems to be working. I am able to connect to it from a remote device, and once connected, I can see the VPN Server, SSH into it, and so on, all without ...
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Unable to bridge using OpenVPN on Ubuntu 12.04 Server

I set up an Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS in my LAN and forwarded tcp port 1194 to it. OpenVPN-Server is running, the Client (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) can connect. Device tap0 is visible on client: tap0 ...
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Problems with VPN (Astrill) and internet speed on Ubuntu 12.04

So here is the story, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 as my second OS on Acer Laptop. At first everything were smooth and fast... but then we had a problem with network and a guy from a company came over and ...
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FortiClient SSL VPN Connected but cannot access IP

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit system. When I try to connect to VPN using forticlientsslvpn, it connects, but I cannot access the IP. I tried many solutions and couldnt find anything useful/working. ...
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Chap-secrets Automatic add VPN users

I have a vpn server setup on Ubuntu 12.04 , It is working great but i have a website and i want to implement a form on the website that adds the info type directly to chap-secrets the form now sends ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - PPTP VPN is the only Internet Access

(Modified for clarity, 11/11/13) Two distinct questions, just before the route table. I know this has been covered. I've read dozens of posts but still have questions. I have a work server whose ...
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Can't connect to VPN on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm having a lot of trouble connecting to VPN. This used to work on my machine, but i recently did an update and it's stopped working. I'm not sure what the problem is. My question is how do i debug ...
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One week in, and still having disconnect issues. Tried everything I could find on here

For the past week I have been scouring Google search and specifically "AskUbuntu" for the fix for my intermittent disconnects on Wifi signal. I've posted this question a few days ago, and was lead ...
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OpenVPN on Ubuntu 12.04 - unable to connect to internet when OpenVPN is running

I'm trying to use OpenVPN on my remote Ubuntu 12.04 web server, but as soon as OpenVPN is running, I can't connect to the internet. Befor starting OpenVPN, route says: Kernel IP routing table ...
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VPN connection successfully established, but IP address does not change

I have set up an OpenVPN connection via the network manager on Ubuntu 12.04 following these instructions: https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/pages/client-support/#ubuntu_openvpn_installer ...
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installing pptpd on ubuntu ec2

I am running this line in ubuntu: sudo apt-get install pptpd and here's the output I get: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following ...
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How can I isolate l2tp VPN client traffic from my home network?

I have successfully set up an L2TP/IPSec server under Server 12.04 LTS, following info from here with a few tweaks from here. I can connect on my iPhone, get an internal address, and browse the ...
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How to get NetExtender VPN client on Ubuntu 13.04 working?

I've got a Ubuntu 13.04 desktop and I need to connect to a Sonicwall VPN appliance using NetExtender. TL,DR, the VPN connects fine, but then I can't reach any internet or LAN websites. Details: ...
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Connect Playstation Console via VPN to the internet PLEASE HELP

I have a VPN connection to the internet with my PC and want to connect my Playstation 3 to the internet. I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my PC. How do I do that? Can I use Internet Connection Sharing? I only ...
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Connect Playstation Console via VPN to the internet

I have a VPN connection to the internet with my PC and want to connect my Playstation 3 to the internet. I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my PC. How do I do that?
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How to increase PPTP and OpenVPN connection timeout in Ubuntu 12.04?

I can't use PPTP and having hard times connecting with OpenVPN. I've debugged my VPN connections and saw the problem was always the connection timeout. However I couldn't find any options to change ...
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How To Debug and Fix PPTP/VPN Client Connection

I am asking a question, which has two sub-questions. Those are how can I get VPN to work on Ubuntu 12.04, either by getting the built-in pptp VPN to work or through manual configuration. Microsoft ...
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“Failed to setuid to root.” How do I Establish a VPN network?

My university decided that the old VPN-network, which worked fine, wasn't good enough anymore and abandoned it. Now I have to establish a completely new VPN-network. My university provided me with a ...
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Connects to Openvpn on Ubuntu server 12.04 But cannot browse internet?

I'm trying to connect to ubuntu server 12.04 running openvpn from my ubuntu desktop running ubuntu 12.04.. openvpn client connects. But i cannot browse any ineternet. I can ping and ssh to my server ...
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I want to set up IPSEC/IKE for VPN connectivity from one site to another

I want to set up IPSEC/IKE for VPN, with IKE phase and IPSEK phase. My site runs Ubuntu server and other site I want to connect to runs Cisco device. I just want commands I will use on my site in ...
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Is there a Checkpoint client for Ubuntu?

I use checkpoint VPN software to connect to my office network on windows. I tried a lot to configure the same on ubuntu VPN, but never succeeded. Anyone aware of any specific software/steps to ...
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How to use VPN over manually set up network bridge (with the primary interface unmanaged by NetworkManager)?

I've set up a network bridge which I'm using to connect KVM virtual machines on my desktop to my home network; I' ve don this the manual way by creating the bridge in /etc/network/interfaces (the way ...
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2 OpenVPN Connections with NetworkManger

How can activate 2 OpenVPN-Connections at once ? Is one connection active the other one is disabled in the menu of the network-manager.
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Problem with DNS in Ubuntu 12.04 and Mullvad VPN

I hope you are all well. Here's my problem. I was running Ubuntu 10.04, and I got Mullvad , a VPN service because it is anonymous and cheap. Mullvad VPN service installed perfectly on 10.04 and I ...
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selectively route traffic in split-VPN 12.04

I often work remotely. I use the Network Manager to set up my VPN connection, which has worked pretty well. The VPN I have set up currently using the Password with Certificates (TLS) type. What I ...
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Connecting Ubuntu 12.04 to a FVS318G VPN using IPSEC

I have a Netgear Prosafe FVS318G VPN appliance that I need to establish a VPN to. Although you can download some VPN client software from the netgear website to establish the VPN, it's windows only ...
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VPN IKE over TCP

I need a VPN connection to my work. It seems that the problem is the checkpoint client which is used in the Windows landscape. Is there any possibility that I can build such a connection under Ubuntu ...
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Why did I loose my internet connection after installing a VPN client?

I installed the VPN client to connect to my company's network, the Cisco AnyConnect SSL VPN client. Everything went fine, I was able to install it correctly, connect to the server, was prompted for ...
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Ubuntu VPN server setup

I followed the instructions that the answer on this thread gave, Easiest way to setup Ubuntu as a VPN server. However, I cannot get it to work. When I try to connect to my network, it just says the ...
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Browse VPN Connected directory

I've connected using Cisco VPN client from my Ubuntu to another Ubuntu machine. So now I want to browse directories of that machine which I'm connected through VPN, so how can I do it?
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How do I setup freelan in ubuntu?

I cannot find any tutorials online taking me from installation to connecting to the client within Ubuntu. Are there any tutorials I am missing or does anyone know how to setup freelan?
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VPN (sort of) works in 12.04 but fails in 12.10 with the same settings

My university uses a VPN system for internet connections. A couple of days ago I installed 12.04 on my computer and set up the VPN following a guide specific to linux here. It would work quite well, ...
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What am I doing wrong with racoon on ubuntu precise?

I have a working racoon ipsec vpn setup on an ubuntu lucid server. To set it up, I just did an apt-get on the ipsectools package and configured the racoon.conf file. If I take the exact same steps, ...
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How to setup an intranet in ubuntu using wifi?

I want to set up a VPN on my laptop but I don't know what and how to set it. My requirements are : Intranet with a customizable list of shared folders. Intranet outsourced via computer wifi. ...
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Connect to more VPNs

I am using ubuntu 12.04LTS on my vaio laptop and I am in a situation that I have to use two different VPNs to have a good internet access and I don't know how to achieve that.because when I click on a ...
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How do I confirm my VPN connection is working and make it start automatically on 12.04 server via commandline?

I'm using vyprvpn as a VPN provider and I would like to make my Ubuntu 12.04 server connect to it via pptp-linux. I only have the option of using the command line to connect so I used this guide: ...
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Cisco Anyconnect flashes then disappears

I have installed the Cisco Anyconnect secure mobility client on my ubuntu 12.05 laptop using the vpnsetup.sh. It always works immediately after running the script but once I power-down then come back ...
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How to configure VPN settings?

When I started working for my current employer, everyone (myself and my boss included) were on Windows 7 machines. About 6 months ago, my boss gutted Windows 7 on his machine and replaced it with ...
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How to setup VPN as Proxy

I have an PerfectPrivacy VPN connected via the OpenVPN-Network-Manger-Plugin (Ubuntu 12.04.1) and I want to assign a system wide proxy over that VPN. I have tried proxydriver that should do that ...
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Why the connection is getting closed?

I have installed Open VPN. Both in my servers and in my computer. I see my log files as : Aug 18 18:37:52 ubuntu openvpn[27920]: Local Options hash (VER=V4): 'bd6dea9e' Aug 18 18:37:52 ubuntu ...
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Unable to add Cisco VPN connection

I am setting up Cisco VPN on Ubuntu 12.04, when I run into strange behavior. I have downloaded and installed the following packages: vpnc network-manager-vpnc and dependencies. When adding the ...