Opened 2 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

#1459 closed Bug / Defect (invalid)

Couldn't connect the VPN (Auth_Fail)

Reported by: thasun Owned by: OpenVPN Inc.
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: OpenVPN Connect Version:
Severity: FRP - Phase 1 Keywords:


I use the latest version of openvpn and a config file(.ovpn) file created from Now I can't connect the VPN with config file. It displays the below message

  • AUTH: Received control message: AUTH_FAILED
  • SIGUSR1[soft,auth-failure] received, process restarting

Please help me to sort out this issue cause my university project's deadline is 5th of April 2022.

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Change History (2)

Changed 2 years ago by thasun

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by Gert Döring

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

If the VPN provider tells you "AUTH FAILED", you need to get in touch with the VPN provider (= server operator) to tell you why that is happening. We as developers of the software can't know, and we have no relationship with "".

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