OpenVPN

#ALL Cannot resolve host address: vpn.blackvpn.xxx
Do you see the following error in your log files? RESOLVE: Cannot resolve host address: vpn.blackvpn.nl: [HOST_NOT_FOUND] The specified host is unknown....
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 12:06 AM
#ALL ERROR “Authenticate/Decrypt packet error: bad packet ID (may be a replay)...”
This OpenVPN error/warning happens on all devices when there are network issues (such as intermittent connection): “Authenticate/Decrypt packet error...
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018 at 12:07 AM
#ALL TLS Error
If your ports are being blocked, you will see this error in your OpenVPN log file: "TLS Error: TLS key negotiation failed to occur within 60 seconds (...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 1:56 AM
#iOS iPhone 5s OpenVPN problems
OpenVPN Connect 1.0.2 is now working with the iPhone 5s. If you're using an earlier version you'll need to upgrade. There seems to be an issue wi...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 1:56 AM
#Linux: Disable IPv6 in Ubuntu / Linux Mint
Run the following steps from a Terminal... open /etc/sysctl.conf using a text editor with the following command... run: gksudo gedit /etc/sysctl.conf In...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 1:57 AM
#MacOSX: blackVPN / Tunnelblick Can’t Be Opened Because It Was Not Downloaded From The Mac App Store
If you see either of these errors then you need to set Gatekeeper to allow applications downloaded from "Anywhere".  Open the System Preferen...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 1:58 AM
#MacOSX: Could not start OpenVPN
Do you see any of these errors in your log file? openvpnstart returned with status #226 openvpnstart status #247: Error: Unable to load net.tunnelblick.t...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 1:59 AM
#MacOSX: Disable IPv6
Run the Terminal application using Spotlight or using Finder in Applications -> Utilities Folder Enter the following commands: networksetup -setv6off ...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 2:00 AM
#MacOSX: How do I re-enter or change my password saved by Tunnelblick
Open the Keychain Access application and find the “blackVPN-Auth” item. Right click on the item and choose Delete Then in the blackVPN App select a ser...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 2:01 AM
#MacOSX: Sharing the VPN connection with Tunnelblick
If you are you using Mac OS X and want to share the VPN connection to a device that doesn’t support VPNs? With Tunnelblick you can. Create a filed called ...
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018 at 2:01 AM