How to set vpn client system connection using cli?
We have a working Pfsense openvpn server, with clients connecting many different ways. So far client set up is done using a gui on client end.
What I need to do is get a non gui Debian system to work using cli only. We are using version debian version: 2.3.2-7~bpo70+2
I assume a Pfsense 'Standard Configuration Archive ' will be used.
Could someone please point me to documentation or threads etc on how to set vpn client system connection ?
best regards, Rob Fantini
OK I found this link: https://help.ubuntu.com/lts/serverguide/openvpn.html#openvpn-simple-client-configuration which gave me the clues to set up.
cd /etc/openvpn unzip XX--udp-1194-bsdp-config.zip ln -s XX-udp-1194-bsdp.ovpn client.conf service openvpn start
It asks for a name and password , I'll figure out how to store that next.
then check connection with: