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[Openvpn-users] Re: OpenVPN config help for $50 via Paypal

  • Subject: [Openvpn-users] Re: OpenVPN config help for $50 via Paypal
  • From: "Michael Bigos" <michael@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2004 05:54:19 -0500
  • Importance: Normal


In my experience (Win2k SP4 Server with Win2k SP4 Pro remote client), I've
been able to leave the "local" line out completely. I believe it is for this
reason (from OpenVPN online help): "Local host name or IP address. If
specified, OpenVPN will bind to this address only. If unspecified, OpenVPN
will bind to all interfaces." Per another reply to you, if you did want to
you this, I think you would need to specify one of the local Ips on the


Michael J. Bigos
Partner, Project Manager
Bigos Web Development
1737 Union Street, PMB 110
Schenectady, NY 12309
fax/vm: 518-372-4463

-----Original Message-----
Fri Jan 16 14:56:24 2004 0: OpenVPN 1.5.0 Win32-MinGW [SSL] [LZO] 
built on Nov 20 2003
Fri Jan 16 14:56:24 2004 1: Socket bind failed on local address 
64.xxx.xxx.xxx:5010: The requested addr
ess is not valid in its context.
Fri Jan 16 14:56:24 2004 2: Exiting
Press any key to continue...

I know that the 64.xxx.xxx.xxx is the correct ip address because its 
the only one I have.

We are a small non profit and can't afford paying much money for 
support. I'm able to pay $50 now and some more later if someone can 
help me config openVPN. We will pay through paypal if that's okay. I 
posted this to the user group because I have read previous articles 
requesting donations for this project. I will be more than willing to 
donate some money If I can be shown that this product will meet our 

Thank You


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