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[Turials: OpenVPN Server on Debian 8] MANAGEMENT: >STATE:1490140715,WAIT,,, on windows

Hello, (sorry for my bad english ^^ )

I follow the tutorial : *How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Debian 8 * and finnaly it don’t work ^^. I install onpen vpn server on my debian machine and client on my windows 10.

On debian i properly installed openvpn :

# service openvpn service 
Activate: active (exited) 
starting openvpn service...
started openvpn serivce...

i copy on windows this files and put in C:\Program Files\OpenVPN\config

  • client.crt
  • client.key
  • client.ovpn
  • ca.crt

When i lauch (on windows) openvpn i have this :

Wed Mar 22 04:20:28 2017 NOTE: --user option is not implemented on Windows
Wed Mar 22 04:20:28 2017 NOTE: --group option is not implemented on Windows
Wed Mar 22 04:20:28 2017 OpenVPN 2.3.14 x86_64-w64-mingw32 [SSL (OpenSSL)] [LZO] [PKCS11] [IPv6] built on Feb  1 2017
Wed Mar 22 04:20:28 2017 Windows version 6.2 (Windows 8 or greater) 64bit
Wed Mar 22 04:20:28 2017 library versions: OpenSSL 1.0.2k  26 Jan 2017, LZO 2.09
Wed Mar 22 04:20:28 2017 MANAGEMENT: TCP Socket listening on [AF_INET]127.0.0.1:25340
Wed Mar 22 04:20:28 2017 Need hold release from management interface, waiting...
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 MANAGEMENT: Client connected from [AF_INET]127.0.0.1:25340
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 MANAGEMENT: CMD 'state on'
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 MANAGEMENT: CMD 'log all on'
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 MANAGEMENT: CMD 'hold off'
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 MANAGEMENT: CMD 'hold release'
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 Socket Buffers: R=[65536->65536] S=[65536->65536]
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 UDPv4 link local: [undef]
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 UDPv4 link remote: [AF_INET]192.168.1.29:1194
Wed Mar 22 04:20:29 2017 MANAGEMENT: >STATE:1490142029,WAIT,,,

I don’t follow Step 9 — Creating a Unified OpenVPN Profile for Client Devices, i understood that it’s if we use others clients machines ?


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Hello, I started the tutorial again and everything works (By putting the port 443). I have a question, my vpn server have a nat address 192.168.x.x, if I am outside of my home how the vpn client can find the vpn server ? i need

when i do netstat -antu i don’t have port 443 listening may be it’s a clue ? netstat -antu | grep ‘443’ return nothing

Hello,

i change the port in server and client, i have the same problem

in debian (server)

vi /etc/openvpn/server.conf

port 443

ufw allow 443/udp ufw status To Action From


22 ALLOW Anywhere 443/udp ALLOW Anywhere 22 (v6) ALLOW Anywhere (v6) 443/udp (v6) ALLOW Anywhere (v6)

in windows (client) i wrote in file client.ovpn remote x.x.x.x 443

(i can ping debian -> windows and windows -> debian, To rule out some assumptions ^^.)