Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#115 closed Bug / Defect (fixed)

documented option: --remote-random-hostname

Reported by: rf Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone: release 2.2.0
Component: Documentation Version: OpenVPN 2.2-beta / 2.2-RC (Community Ed)
Severity: Not set (select this one, unless your'e a OpenVPN developer) Keywords:


Documented on usage help (openvpn --help):

--remote-random-hostname : Add a random string to remote DNS name.

Undocumented on the man-page.

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Changed 12 years ago by rf

Attachment: openvpn.8.diff added


comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by David Sommerseth

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Thanks a lot! I'm giving this an ACK.

Applied to master and will be cherry-picked to beta2.2.

commit 6215e11e2b864085c0b55fff631f81b2cc587f69
Author: rf <>
Date:   Fri Apr 8 13:15:23 2011 -0700

    Update man page with info about --remote-random-hostname
    Trac-ticket: 115
    Signed-off-by: rf <>
    Acked-by: David Sommerseth <>
    Signed-off-by: David Sommerseth <>

For the next time, please commit such changes to your own git tree (git add openvpn.8 ; git commit -s) and then create a patch file using git format-patch HEAD~1. That makes it a lot easier to apply patches the git tree.

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