[OpenVPN home] [Date Prev] [Date Index] [Date Next]
[OpenVPN mailing lists] [Thread Prev] [Thread Index] [Thread Next]
Web openvpn.net

Re: [Openvpn-users] Execute external program before creating tunnel

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] Execute external program before creating tunnel
  • From: "Rob MacGregor" <rob.macgregor@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2007 15:20:16 +0000

On Dec 11, 2007 2:00 PM, Matthias Fechner <idefix@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> I use here openvpn on a mac (server is FreeBSD). Before I can start
> openvpn I have to start a ssh session through a https proxy. The SSH
> connection make a local tcp forward then to my correct openvpn server
> (openvpn connects to localhost).
> Is there a way that openvpn starts that ssh session automatically and
> terminate it after the tunnel is closed?

Silly question, but why not run OpenVPN through the HTTPS proxy - why
are you using SSH?

                 Please keep list traffic on the list.
OpenVPN mailing lists