Opened 14 years ago

Closed 17 months ago

#21 closed Bug / Defect (duplicate)

CN gets mixed up with certificate name occasionally after disconnecting

Reported by: Samuli Seppänen Owned by: JJK
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: Generic / unclassified Version: OpenVPN 2.1.0 / 2.1.1 (Community Ed)
Severity: Not set (select this one, unless your'e a OpenVPN developer) Keywords:


This bug messes up iptables rulesets and status files. It was reported by two separate people to the OpenVPN mailinglists:

It was also discussed in this IRC meeting:

Change History (6)

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by Samuli Seppänen

Quoting IRC meeting logs:

Agreed that this may indeed be a bug. Decided to do more research:

- check what happens if disconnect happens before connection has reached ACTIVE state
- check if this occurs when session is renegotiated (each hour)

Jan volunteered to do the testing.

Was this tested and fixed?

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by Samuli Seppänen

Owner: set to JJK
Status: newassigned

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by Samuli Seppänen

Janjust: ping?

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by JJK

now that I'm rereading it actually looks like a duplicate of (or vice versa).

If we cannot reproduce this error it will be very hard to find a proper fix. The work-around patch proposed in #160 would fix this bug also, but it still is an ugly hack.

comment:6 Changed 17 months ago by Gert Döring

Resolution: duplicate
Status: assignedclosed

#160 was declared a duplicate of #1434, and *that* was fixed (2.4 and up) and closed.

So, closing this one as well.

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