Opened 6 years ago

Closed 4 years ago

#902 closed Bug / Defect (notabug)

openvpn forgets password

Reported by: illumilore Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: Generic / unclassified Version: OpenVPN 2.2.2 (Community Ed)
Severity: Not set (select this one, unless your'e a OpenVPN developer) Keywords:


When using openvpn, it will randomly disconnect and then prompt me for the password, forgetting the previous password that was entered.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by Selva Nair

The random disconnects may have to do with glitches in your connectivity to the server, unrelated to openvpn. The repeated password prompt is likely due to --auth-nocache in the config. If its something else, post more details.

Last edited 6 years ago by Selva Nair (previous) (diff)

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by Antonio Quartulli


did you manage to check if --auth-nocache was set in your config?

comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by Antonio Quartulli

Resolution: notabug
Status: newclosed

Closing due to inactivity. Feel free to send an email to the openvpn mailing list if you want to check your config/issue with a broader audience.

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