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    VPN not working (Kai Linux) (Backtrack5)

    I've tried two configure two VPNs but they don't seem to work properly.

    Also on Backtrack 5 r3 it would give me a notification that it has failed to connect but it wouldn't let me connect.

    Installation Process:
    apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome
    apt-get install network-manager-pptp
    apt-get install network-manager-pptp-gnome
    apt-get install network-manager-strongswan
    apt-get install network-manager-vpnc
    apt-get install network-manager-vpnc-gnome
    /etc/init.d/network-manager restart
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    I've installed Network-Manager to connect to a VPN using the installation process above. Though everything installed successfully but not seeming to work properly.

    After clicking on the VPN it wouldn't do anything, no notifications or anything.
    I've tried even restarting the network-manager but still nothing.

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    Linux Guru Rubberman's Avatar
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    Apr 2009
    I can be found either 40 miles west of Chicago, in Chicago, or in a galaxy far, far away.
    Did you install the OpenVPN server itself on your system? What about credentials? Did you create them properly, and give the private key to the authorized clients?
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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    Linux Engineer docbop's Avatar
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    Nov 2009
    Woodshed, CA
    Backtrack is advanced version of Linux designed for pentesting so somethings a regular Linux desktop has installed or configured Backtrack doesn't. Backtrack has also be End Of Life'd and Kali Linux is the next generation.

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