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OpenVPN Cookbook - Second Edition by Jan Just Keijser

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Chapter 10.  Advanced Configuration

 In this chapter, we will cover:

  • Including configuration files in config files
  • Multiple remotes and remote-random
  • Inline certificates
  • Connection blocks
  • Details of ifconfig-pool-persist
  • Connecting using a SOCKS proxy
  • Connecting via an HTTP proxy
  • Connecting via an HTTP proxy with authentication
  • IP-less setups - ifconfig-noexec
  • Port sharing with an HTTPS server
  • Routing features - redirect-privateallow-pull-fqdn
  • Filtering out pushed options
  • Handing out public IP addresses

Introduction

The recipes in this last chapter will cover the advanced configuration of OpenVPN. This chapter will focus on some of the less well-known configuration options that OpenVPN offers, as well as some advanced recipes for real-life deployments. The ...

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