VPN - Add Client

Adding a new client to OpenVPN

From: http://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source/documentation/howto.html#pki

  1. As root, go to /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa/
  2. Prep:
    # . ./vars
  3. Make the key - Common Name is the clients-name:
    # ./build-key clients-name
  4. Add client to /etc/openvpn/ccd/ if applicable
  5. Client needs:
    • ca.crt
    • clients-name.crt
    • clients-name.key
    • client-confs/thoughtbit-client.conf
    • rc.openvpn (for linux systems without an init script)



linux/server/vpn_add_client.txt · Last modified: 2009/08/06 22:56 by john
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