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Stuck to the 11 step on the tuto, create a VPN

Posted November 2, 2017 1.5k views
Linux BasicsVPNUbuntu 16.04

First sorry for my english, i am stuck on the 11 step in the tuto to create my own VPN, here what’s the console is giving : codekheo@kheo-HP-Pavilion-g7-Notebook-PC:~$ ls /etc/openvpn
ca.crt ipp.txt server.conf server.key update-resolv-conf
dh2048.pem openvpn-status.log server.crt ta.key
kheo@kheo-HP-Pavilion-g7-Notebook-PC:~$ update-resolve-conf
update-resolve-conf : commande introuvable
kheo@kheo-HP-Pavilion-g7-Notebook-PC:~$ nano client1.ovpn
kheo@kheo-HP-Pavilion-g7-Notebook-PC:~$ sudo openvpn –config client1.ovpn
[sudo] Mot de passe de kheo :
Options error: You must define TUN/TAP device (–dev)
Use –help for more information.
kheo@kheo-HP-Pavilion-g7-Notebook-PC:~$

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Hello,

What I usually do is to use the OpenVPN image from the Marketplace here:

https://marketplace.digitalocean.com/apps/openvpn-access-server

It works out of the box and is really quick to setup.