On 07/25/2015 08:05 PM, Alan McKay wrote: > I'm on a fresh install of CentOS 7 and take my config that works on > Ubuntu on the same box. Instead of getting a prompt for username and > password for the VPN I get a backgrounded task that spits this out : > ... > Password entry required for 'Enter Auth Username:' (PID 23461). > Please enter password with the systemd-tty-ask-password-agent tool! So, run "systemd-tty-ask-password-agent". You should be prompted for the password, there. OpenVPN in CentOS was built with --enable-systemd, which uses the agent so that connections can be started as a service and still use password authentication.