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OpenVPN client connects but only loads SOME websites

I set up OpenVPN server on a Ubuntu 14.04 VPS using OpenVZ. I can establish a connection to the VPN with a client. I can access some pages like Google and twitter but a lot of sites fail to load. I ...
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Failing to setup OpenVPN Client (tap) on Ubuntu 14.04 - Viscosity works with same Server

I'm kind of desperate for help here... So I'm trying to setup a Client Machine to make a VPN Connection accessible to my whole local network. When I connect directly from a Computer in the local ...
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All traffic is passed through OpenVPN although not requested

I have a bash script on a Ubuntu box which searches for the fastest openvpn server, connects, and binds one program to the tun0 interface. Unfortunately, all traffic is being passed through the VPN. ...
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OpenVPN identical subnets for client & server

I have an OpenVPN server (Ubuntu 14.04 routed mode) on a local network with a subnet of 192.168.0.0/24. The subnet it uses is obviously a very common subnet. My problem When a client is out and ...
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Split tunneling through two VPNs simeltaneously

I want to run two OpenVPN client instances on an Ubuntu Server 14.04. I have both .conf files that can work independently (both are set to different interfaces - tun0 and tun1). I want to run both at ...
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Is secure pptp not possible on Ubuntu?

From [1], it was said that 1) All users and providers of PPTP VPN solutions should immediately start migrating to a different VPN protocol. PPTP traffic should be considered ...
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Severe performance issues sharing openvpn client connection to LAN clients virtualbox

I am trying to set up an internal network in Virtualbox in order to share an openvpn client tunnel with multiple VMs acting as clients that should be completely isolated from everything except for the ...
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310 views

OpenVPN connect on startup

I'm using OpenVPN on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I've set up OpenVPN to connect to my vpn service. It works great. Now, I need it to connect automatically. I can run from a terminal nmcli con up uuid ...
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bridging multiple openvpn networks

Is it possible two bridge multiple openvpn networks like following - root | ---------------------------------- S1 C1 C2 ...
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104 views

OpenVPN Connected but Unable to Access Machines Inside

I'm on an Ubuntu laptop connected wirelessly, attempting to VPN into my network. It seems to connect successfully, showing "Initialization Sequence Completed", but I can't ping or otherwise access ...
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Using ccd OpenVPN user can connect , but can't access other devices

I'm using ccd OpenVPN settings to make static keys for each users. My Server config looks like cat openvpn.conf dev tun proto udp port 1194 ca /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa/keys/ca.crt cert ...
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67 views

openvpn bridged mode: interface config with loopback

I'm currently running an openvpn server using routed mode (ubuntu 12.04) Because I have written a network application that uses broadcast, I think I have no choice but to go to bridged mode. However, ...
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Make local OpenVPN server show client's IP as localhost

I have an OpenVPN server, Tomcat and Jenkins server all running on the same DigitalOcean instance. I want to only be able to access Jenkins' web interface when I'm connected to the VPN. I can close ...
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79 views

OpenVPN - Forwarding only IPv6

I have an Ubuntu server, and a Windows 8 desktop. The server has IPv6 connectivity, but the desktop does not, so is there a way using OpenVPN to ONLY forward IPv6 traffic to the VPN, and leave all my ...
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openvpn setup ping/routing fail

My problem is that after setting up VPN on a virtual machine (Ubuntu Linux) with that has an IP I cant ping anyone at all over the tun interface from the client. VPN Connection is however successful. ...
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304 views

Strange OpenVPN behavior - disconnects after one minute

I'm using OpenVPN for connect two private networks and now I got a problem, that I'm not able to solve. Servers are connected with simple UDP configuration with static key. I've already checked ...
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Remote Ubuntu Server crashed while configuring OpenVPN [closed]

When I tried to follow these instructions my remote linux (ubuntu) server crashed. I don't have physical access to this computer. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OpenVPN I will try again with ...
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119 views

Have bind9 wait until openvpn interface settles

I have OpenVPN AS started as an rc.d script. I want Bind9 to bind to a virtual network interface that OpenVPN sets up. However only after the script terminates some virtual devices names as0t0 and ...
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246 views

Bash Script that connects to VPN server via openvpn, runs a program, and then disconnects from openvpn server

The operating system I am using is Ubuntu Server 10. I've been trying to cobble together a way to connect to a vpn server via openvpn using command line, run a unison profile, and then disconnect from ...
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185 views

Small Datacenter Setup - vCenter and OpenVPN

I, as well as two other students, are creating curriculum for a new datacenter course at our university. We have 16 Sun servers that are several years old with decent specs (2x Dual-Core AMD Opterons ...
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293 views

OpenVPN: Can't get clients connected

I just followed this tutorial for openVPN: https://help.ubuntu.com/12.04/serverguide/openvpn.html Sadly, I have trouble to get clients machine connect. This is the log of the client: Wed Mar 27 ...
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OpenVPN: Run 'bridge-start' on boot before starting openvpn service (Ubuntu)

I've got OpenVPN working properly on my server, using bridge-start and bridge-stop scripts to create and remove network bridge, respectively. How do I set these scripts up to run bridge-start at boot ...
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1answer
66 views

Creating a gateway server to pass all clients via VPN

This is really broad so tell me if I'm outside the scope of this site. With that said.... I want to setup an Ubuntu machine on my network which has an OpenVPN client installed configured to send all ...
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1answer
872 views

Routing setup for OpenVPN server on Amazon EC2

Software developer here, trying to get his sysadmin-foo up and running by setting up an OpenVPN server on amazon EC2 to access all the internal resources there. Here's how I envision that on a fresh ...
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1answer
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iptables rule(s) to send openvpn traffic from clients over an sshuttle tunnel?

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 box with OpenVPN. The VPN is working as expected -- clients can connect, browse the Web, etc. The OpenVPN server IP is 10.8.0.1 on tun0. On that same box, I can use sshuttle ...
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320 views

OpenVPN fails to start due to options error in Ubuntu

I have followed the guide here https://help.ubuntu.com/10.04/serverguide/openvpn.html but when i try to start OpenVPN i get following error: ovpn-server[2455]: Options error: --server and ...
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Zentyal Server : Setting up secure VPN Client

I have officially exhausted pretty much all my google-fu trying to set this up so I'm asking my question here. For the record, I am a mid level rookie who has played around with servers in his spare ...
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One host unavailable over (Open)VPN

I have an interesting issue with OpenVPN Ubuntu 12.04. I've been running an OPenVPN box for some time now. Clients can connect with Linux, Windows and OSX no problem and it seems stable. However I ...
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OpenVPN clients cannot access internet able to access LAN

Clients are sucessfully connected to OpenVPN server and they are able to access lan share drives, but they are not access internet Below is my OpenVPN server conf file mode server local 10.2.2.121 ...
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how to auto start openvpn (client) on ubuntu 12.04 cli?

I have an *.ovpn file that works if I type in sudo openvpn client.ovpn Now I would like to start up openvpn when I boot the computer. It's a headless version of ubuntu if that matters. 12.04 64bit. ...
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OpenVPN won't start on ubuntu - PID not found

I am running ubuntu version 12.04 LTS and I have installed OpenVPN on it. After a while of troubleshooting why my client won't connect (I have generated keys and confligured the client), I ran ...
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139 views

Weird behaviour with OpenVPN: can not connect to a few websites

My OpenVPN server is Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS and openvpn version is 2.x My client is on Win 7. He can access most sites but not Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, groups.google.com, etc My server.conf is: ...
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OpenVPN, Ubuntu Server 12.04, connect to machines in home LAN behind VPN server

Problem: I've set up a working OpenVPN server on a headless Ubuntu 12.04 box, a D-LINK DIR 655 router w/ factory firmware, and am able to connect to it from anywhere using my mac laptop and ...
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167 views

Have username and passphrase in OpenVPN client.conf? [duplicate]

With the auth-user-pass filename option is it possible to create a plain text file with username and passphrase. Is it possible to have the username and passphrase directly in the client.conf?
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OpenVPN No Connect/Timeout

I have 2 OpenVZ Ubuntu servers hosted with a vps vendor, both with an OpenVPN link back to the office network, along with several transient laptops/android phones using the vpn with all working ...
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openvpn list all active certificates

I have a openvpn setup on ubuntu that multiple users are connecting to. I want to list all the active certificates with their Common name. Is their a way of doing this ?
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OpenVPN: No DNS forward

I've been able to set up a routed OpenVPN on my VPS running Ubuntu 10.04. I'm able to ping both ways as well as open any website using IP-addresses on the client. Via domain names however, it does ...
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Bridged OpenVPN: Are these iface settings safe on a dynamic DHCP?

I'm following this guide in order to set up OpenVPN. The tutorial looks fine, but I got a bit sceptical when it told me to change my network interface settings. More precisely it tells me to switch ...
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253 views

how to setup a bridge for vpn in a second eth interface acting as a router?

I'm trying to create a bridge in order to setup an openvpn server in an ubuntu box, which acts as a router for a local network on eth2, but without success. This is my last conf, but every time I ...
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700 views

Two NICs, one with static ip and one DHCP. IP Policy routing

I have trouble configuring a server that I own. It has Linux Ubuntu Server Edition 10.04 LTS as OS, two NICs (eth0 and eth1) and uses OpenVPN. eth0 is connected to a switch which is connected to a 3G ...
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201 views

split routing with openvpn

I've set up an OpenVPN server on a VPS (ubuntu 11.04) and configured clients (mix of ubuntu 11.10 and 12.04) to use it. After starting the VPN connection on the client, all internet traffic gets ...
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Can OpenSWAN replace OpenVPN?

Background I have a working OpenVPN setup right now, where users can connect the the private network at home with their computers. However most phones only support IPSec, so I would like to offer ...
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246 views

Web surfing issues in openvpn client

I have setup an openvpn access server in my vps. And now l'm living China, the goverment blocks the many foreign sites such as facebook and twitter. I can use the vpn server the cross the firewall of ...
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915 views

OpenVPN client on Amazon EC2

I have an account with an OpenVPN service, and I'd like to get that running on my EC2 instance running Ubuntu 12.04. I have my config file in /etc/openvpn, and it connects fine when I run sudo ...
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97 views

VPN on server for certain outgoing connections

I have a server running openvpn for outgoing connections. However, once I start openvpn, I lose SSH, HTTP access to the server's IP. This is expected I guess, but is there a way to circumvent the VPN ...
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multiple openVPN instances - tun1 fails

Various resources are on the below LAN, one of which is Linux openVPN server. For complicated reasons, I have to run 2 openVPN server instances, VPN1 and VPN2. VPN1 works great, hands out 10.8.0.x ...
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297 views

IPTables unable to nat trough VPN

I have a VPN connection to a server on a remote location. I want other pc's to be able to reach the webserver on the remote location trough the VPN connector. But i can't get where i want. This is ...
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2k views

Tweaking network traffic for OpenVPN tunnel

I've set up an OpenVPN server on a VPS running Centos 5.7 via UDP. Clients connect to it on boot and if-up, get issued a 10.5.5.x address. The server runs mail, samba and jabber servers. OpenVPN is ...
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312 views

PPTP a poor choice for VPN server?

I have an Ubuntu server with a static IP for personal use on which I want to install a VPN server. There are a few [unhelpful] tutorials on installing openvpn on Ubuntu but they all are predicated on ...
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OpenVPN: Not all DNS entries get pushed to clients from server. (dnsmasq)

I have been trying to find a solution to this problem, but have found no answer so far, so I hope you guys can help me out. I have a server running Ubuntu 10.04, which has a static IP address and an ...