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Re: [Openvpn-users] [repost] Problem with per-User authentication methods

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] [repost] Problem with per-User authentication methods
  • From: Ralf Hildebrandt <Ralf.Hildebrandt@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2005 15:23:40 +0200

* James Yonan <jim@xxxxxxxxx>:

> The 'plugin' directive can't be used in a --client-config-dir file -- it's
> a global directive only.  You should be getting an error message to that
> effect in the server log:
> OPTIONS IMPORT: reading client specific options from: ccd/blah-blah
> Options error: option 'plugin' cannot be used in this context
> After flagging the error in the log file, OpenVPN will essentially ignore
> the "plugin" directive and handle the authentication as if the directive
> wasn't there.

Indeed, that's what I observed. So, is there a way of deploying
different authentication methods for different users?

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