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Old 07-26-2006, 12:11 PM   #1
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Pptp Vpn

Would anyone want to setup/run a PPTP VPN with me?

We could share resources with each other, it could be pretty cool

add me(msn) if you want to ok
Old 08-01-2006, 05:31 AM   #2
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i would like to but first i would like to setup the vpn, i am using Centosand i' ve got an ADSL. Any help please
Old 08-01-2006, 07:42 AM   #3
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If I may throw in my two cents, I have OpenVPN installed at home and at work and I maintain a VPN between my two computers. I can ping and telnet to the PCs in our office using the local IP addresses, knowing that my traffic is encrypted as it travels across the internet.

Also, separate from that and in parallel, I use OpenSSH to open a bash shell on my remote PC, which actually is slightly more versatile because I have X11Forwarding enabled, so I can start graphic applications remotely that then display locally.



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