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Old 12-30-2004, 12:55 PM   #1
Homer Glemkin
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Question OpenVPN and non static ip

Trying to set up the .conf file for openvpn at home as a server, and was wondering if it matters that I have a non-static ip?
Old 01-02-2005, 08:26 AM   #2
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openvpn works great with hosts that have a dynamic ip.
you only need to make sure that you create a hostname for your 'server'.

have a look at

and make sure you use (on the client side) the resolv-retry parameter..

resolv-retry 2592000 # 1 month



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