Recommended OpenVPN Setup

Andrew McNabb amcnabb at
Thu Jan 21 12:19:37 MST 2010

On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 12:02:10PM -0700, Corey Edwards wrote:
> I got NetworkManager to work with my VPN, at least briefly. I ended up
> abandoning NetworkManager entirely because it couldn't work quite how I
> needed.

The NetworkManager OpenVPN plugin is useless because it doesn't let you
give it a config file.  It instead provides its own configuration system
that can only use a small subset of OpenVPN's capabilities.

Andrew McNabb
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