OpenVPN is an open source VPN daemon
OpenVPN -- A Secure tunneling daemon
Copyright (C) 2002-2018 OpenVPN Inc. This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation.
To get the latest release of OpenVPN, go to:
To Build and Install,
tar -zxf openvpn-.tar.gz cd openvpn- ./configure make make install
or see the file INSTALL for more info.
For detailed information on OpenVPN, including examples, see the man page http://openvpn.net/man.html
For a sample VPN configuration, see http://openvpn.net/howto.html
To report an issue, see https://community.openvpn.net/openvpn/report
For a description of OpenVPN's underlying protocol, see the file ssl.h included in the source distribution.
Other Files & Directories:
configure.ac -- script to rebuild our configure script and makefile.
A sample perl script which can be used with OpenVPN's --tls-verify option to provide a customized authentication test on embedded X509 certificate fields.
Sample RSA keys and certificates. DON'T USE THESE FILES FOR ANYTHING OTHER THAN TESTING BECAUSE THEY ARE TOTALLY INSECURE.
A collection of OpenVPN config files and scripts from the HOWTO at http://openvpn.net/howto.html
Note that easy-rsa and tap-windows are now maintained in their own subprojects. Their source code is available here:
The old cross-compilation environment (domake-win) and the Python-based buildsystem have been replaced with openvpn-build:
See the INSTALL file for usage information.