Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of UsingPrivateTunnelWithOpenVPN


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Timestamp:
03/16/12 08:03:58 (10 years ago)
Author:
Samuli Seppänen
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  • UsingPrivateTunnelWithOpenVPN

    v3 v4  
    1919Rinse and repeat for every server you want to use.
    2020
    21 = Installing the configuration files =
     21= Installing the configuration files on Debian/Ubuntu =
    2222
     23If you don't have OpenVPN installed already, do this:
    2324
     25{{{
     26$ apt-get update
     27$ apt-get install openvpn
     28}}}
    2429
     30Then copy the ''client.ovpn'' file(s) you downloaded to the OpenVPN configuration directory:
     31
     32{{{
     33$ sudo -s
     34$ cp ~/Downloads/client.ovpn /etc/openvpn/privatetunnel.conf
     35$ chown root:root /etc/openvpn/privatetunnel.conf
     36}}}
     37
     38Next open ''/etc/default/openvpn'' and follow the instructions given there:
     39
     40{{{
     41$ nano /etc/default/openvpn
     42}}}
     43
     44Of course, you can launch the Private Tunnel connection manually from the terminal like this:
     45
     46{{{
     47$ cd /etc/openvpn
     48$ openvpn --config privatetunnel.conf
     49}}}
     50
     51Use Ctrl-C to disconnect.