Re: [OxLUG] installing vpn

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Author: Phil Armstrong
To: Oxfordshire Linux User Group Discussion List
Subject: Re: [OxLUG] installing vpn

On 20/11/13 22:21, Phil Armstrong wrote:
> On 20/11/13 22:02, Ginny Stacey wrote:
> If at all possible, avoid the Cisco VPN software, it's absolutely
> horrible.
> Modern Linuxes come with a Cisco AnyConnect compatible NetworkManager
> plugin called openconnect. If you install the openconnect related
> packages then you should be able to add the VPN from within your
> existing network settings.

NB OUCS appear to have signed the vpn access nodes with individual keys
for each node, which confuses NetworkManager which doesn't like
connecting to only to be presented with a certificate for The simple fix is to tell NetworkManager to connect
directly to instead of at which point
everything seems to work fine.