[CentOS] OpenVPN problem

Sat Feb 8 14:18:52 UTC 2014
Kai Schaetzl <maillists at conactive.com>

Timothy Murphy wrote on Sat, 08 Feb 2014 13:50:07 +0000:

> I'm having problems communicating with a remote server, with openvpn.

First, did you check that it works fine without OpenVPN (e.g. firewall 
Second, what exactly are you doing/do you want to achieve?
VPN makes sense if you go thru a triangle (client -> network a -> network 
b, where b allows access only from a) or if you want to secure certain 
kinds of remote connections, but encapsulating an SSH link with a VPN 
tunnel makes not much sense in my eyes.