wiki:Topics-2015-03-30

Basic info

  • Time: Monday 30th Mar 2015, 20:00 CEST (18:00 UTC)
  • Place: #openvpn-devel channel on Freenode IRC network
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Topics

  • OpenVPN 2.4
    • What is missing?
      • Interactive service
      • AEAD
      • The MacOS X keychain patch
        • The patch is ready, but there are Makefile changes which need work
      • Minor tunings to openvpn-gui.nsi / openvpn-build integration
        • The actual openvpn-gui.exe is not signed, can be fixed with some refactoring of openvpn-build
    • Candidates for inclusion
      • Replacement for Windows service wrapper (openvpnserv.exe)
        • Facts
          • It sucks badly
          • People complain and have complained about it more or less constantly for years
          • It is getting more broken with new Windows releases
            • Apparently it works really poorly on Windows 8 and later
          • Current developers do not know how to fix it
        • A better alternative might be nssm.exe
        • Do we move forward with nssm.exe?
    • Release date?
  • OpenVPN 2.3.7 release

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