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Re: [Openvpn-users] OpenVPN, Linux and uDev


  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] OpenVPN, Linux and uDev
  • From: James Yonan <jim@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 7 Dec 2004 16:11:42 -0700 (MST)

On Tue, 7 Dec 2004, Doug Lytle wrote:

> James,
> 
> /dev/net/tun exists.
> 
> with rwx,rwx,rwx on the permissions.
> 
> Doug
> 
> I've even deleted it and recreated it via the instructions with the mknod,
> 
> Don't know if it's a MDK 10.1 issue or not

You might try an strace on openvpn and see which device it is trying to 
open from the kernel's perspective.

James

> James Yonan wrote:
> 
> >On Tue, 7 Dec 2004, Doug Lytle wrote:
> >
> >  
> >
> >You need a /dev/net/tun on your system.  On Linux, OpenVPN tries this 
> >first.  If it fails, it then tries to open a Linux 2.2-style tun/tap 
> >device, i.e. /dev/tun0, /dev/tun1, etc.
> >
> >James
> >  
> >
> >>    
> >>
> 
> 
> 
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