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OpenVPN 2 Cookbook by Jan Just Keijser

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Management interface

This recipe shows how OpenVPN can be managed using the management interface on the server.

Getting ready

We use the following network layout:

Getting ready

Set up the client and server certificates using the first recipe from Chapter 2, Client-server IP-only Networks. For this recipe, the server computer was running CentOS 5 Linux and OpenVPN 2.1.1. For the server, keep the configuration file example3-1-server.conf from the first recipe of this chapter at hand. The first client was running Fedora 12 Linux and OpenVPN 2.1.1. The second client was running Windows XP and OpenVPN 2.1.1. For the Linux client, keep the client configuration file

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