VPN at UC (WAS: Re: [clug] MythTV on TransACT)
sjr at jdns.org
Tue Aug 22 22:51:03 GMT 2006
> On an unrelated note, I would be extremely interested to know how one
> logs into the VPN via wireless at the Uni of canberra.
> Connecting to the wifi network is no problem, it's the VPN that has me
I think you have to be a UC student. If you are, check out
I think they use a PPTP VPN, so you need to download and install pptp for
Linux. Depending on UC's arrangements, you might also need to compile
a kernel module for MPPE encryption if you have a kernel older than 2.6.15.
Once you've done all that, I've used a tool called kvpnc for KDE to
setup my connection to the ANU DCS wireless, which I think is very similar
to UC's. Check out http://home.gna.org/kvpnc/
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