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Re: [Openvpn-users] TAP for OSX 10.4?

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] TAP for OSX 10.4?
  • From: paul <paul@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 11 May 2007 09:11:31 +0200

Angelo Laub schrieb:
>> use the tun device. According to c't 9/07 (german computer  
>> magazine) OS
>> X misses poll() for character devices, hence tap won't work.  
>> Looking at
>> ifconfig I actually have a tap0 device, maybe they are wrong and it
>> works just fine ;)
> Both the tun and the tap parts of the driver work fine. They have  
> been extensively tested by many people with the Mac OpenVPN client  
> Tunnelblick (http://tunnelblick.net ). 
Thanks for the confirmation, never trust printed paper ;)

If you're looking for an easy
> to use OpenVPN client, Tunnelblick might be right for you as it  
> includes the latest (and known to be working) tun/tap driver and puts  
> an icon in the menubar from where you can connect and disconnect  
> OpenVPN connections.
I've a headless server. Can I install Tunnelblick from the command line, 
run in server mode and integrate in /Library/StarupItems somehow?
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