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stuxnet23
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Can't connect to OpenVPN Server from MacOS Client.

Post by stuxnet23 » Fri Nov 26, 2021 3:46 pm

Hey guys - ran in to the same issue. Got the same error on my OpenVPN Client on my MacOS. However I didnt have an entry in my hosts file :)

⏎[Nov 26, 2021, 10:27:38] Connecting to [MYDOMAIN]:12974 (75.74.44.25) via UDPv4
⏎[Nov 26, 2021, 10:27:48] Server poll timeout, trying next remote entry...
⏎[Nov 26, 2021, 10:27:48] EVENT: RECONNECTING ⏎[Nov 26, 2021, 10:27:48] EVENT: RESOLVE ⏎[Nov 26, 2021, 10:27:48] Contacting 75.74.44.25:12974 via UDP
⏎[Nov 26, 2021, 10:27:48] EVENT: WAIT ⏎[Nov 26, 2021, 10:27:48] UnixCommandAgent: transmitting bypass route to /var/run/agent_ovpnconnect.sock
{
"host" : "<MYPUBLICIP>",
"ipv6" : false,
"pid" : 666
Im using a Netgear NightHawk XR1000 for connecting to my home network.

I installed the .ovpn file on my Android phone... works greats

Just on my MAC getting this error. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Been TS this endlessly!

TIA

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openvpn_inc
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Re: Can't connect to OpenVPN Server from MacOS Client.

Post by openvpn_inc » Tue Nov 30, 2021 11:40 pm

What is the server? Maybe server-side logs would help (--verb 4). You mention ".ovpn file" which sounds like you might be talking about Access Server? If so this belongs in a different forum.

Regards, rob0
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