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[[Category:Services]]
 
[[Category:Services]]
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'''VPN Service''' can give access to internal network of labaki for remote members. All you need is an openvpn client and enabled LABaki credentials. This service can also be used to tunnel your internet requests through LABaki. This should not be enabled by default as it produces uneeded traffic to LABaki but it is a robust way to gain full internet access in restricted enviroments.
 
'''VPN Service''' can give access to internal network of labaki for remote members. All you need is an openvpn client and enabled LABaki credentials. This service can also be used to tunnel your internet requests through LABaki. This should not be enabled by default as it produces uneeded traffic to LABaki but it is a robust way to gain full internet access in restricted enviroments.
  
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In any type of OpenVPN client you will need the CA certificate. Copy-paste the following lines in a file named '''labaki-openvpn-ca.crt''' before continuing configure OpenVPN client.
 
In any type of OpenVPN client you will need the CA certificate. Copy-paste the following lines in a file named '''labaki-openvpn-ca.crt''' before continuing configure OpenVPN client.
  
Download [https://owncloud.tolabaki.gr/index.php/s/lWCgrh6L1OLvJKD link]
 
 
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-----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----
 
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-----END CERTIFICATE-----
 
-----END CERTIFICATE-----
 
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=== Plain-Text OpenVPN configuration ===
 
=== Plain-Text OpenVPN configuration ===
 
If you have a client that accepts plain-text OpenVPN configuration then you can copy-paste the following text to a configuration file like '''labaki-vpn.conf'''.  
 
If you have a client that accepts plain-text OpenVPN configuration then you can copy-paste the following text to a configuration file like '''labaki-vpn.conf'''.  
<p>Download [https://owncloud.tolabaki.gr/index.php/s/kD8hVHOrPHaiSlQ link]
 
 
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Gnome network-manager comes with built in support to various VPN subsystems. You have to ensure though, that the needed plugins are installed on your system.
 
Gnome network-manager comes with built in support to various VPN subsystems. You have to ensure though, that the needed plugins are installed on your system.
  
You can either install the needed software through your favourite package management tool (e.g. Synaptic) or on Debian/Ubuntu/Mint you can install the needed OpenVPN support by running
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On Debian/Ubuntu/Mint you can install the needed OpenVPN support by running
 
  sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome
 
  sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome
  
After you have installed OpenVPN plugin, open the network settings:
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After you have installed OpenVPN plugin, open the network settings  
  
('''For the most recent Gnome 3.14, which comes with the new stable Debian 8 "Jessie", look [[#Gnome 3.14 Configuration | below]].''')
 
 
==== Create new VPN interface ====
 
==== Create new VPN interface ====
 
[[File:Labaki_vpn_step1.png| |]]
 
[[File:Labaki_vpn_step1.png| |]]
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[[File:Labaki_vpn_step5.png]]
 
[[File:Labaki_vpn_step5.png]]
 
# Ensure that is checked '''Use this connection only for resources on its network'''
 
# Ensure that is checked '''Use this connection only for resources on its network'''
 
 
=== Gnome 3.14 Configuration ===
 
[[Image:gnome3.14.1-vpn-step-1.png]]
 
 
[[Image:gnome3.14.1-vpn-step-2.png]]
 
 
[[Image:gnome3.14.1-vpn-step-3.png]]
 
 
[[Image:gnome3.14.1-vpn-step-4.png]]
 
 
[[Image:gnome3.14.1-vpn-step-5.png]]
 
 
[[Image:gnome3.14.1-vpn-step-6.png]]
 
 
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