How to Create an OpenVPN Linux Server

sudo apt-get install openvpn easy-rsa
cd /usr/share/doc/openvpn/examples/sample-config-files
sudo su
gunzip -c server.conf.gz > /etc/openvpn/server.confexit
cd /etc/openvpn
ls
sudo nano server.conf
cd /user/share/easy-rsa/ls
sudo wget https://github.com/OpenVPN/easy-rsa-old/archive/refs/heads/master.zipls
sudo apt install unzip
sudo unzip master.zip
cd easy-rsa-old-master/easy-rsa/2.0/sudo cp -r ./ /usr/share/easy-rsa/sudo cp -r /usr/share/easy-rsa /etc/openvpn/cd /etc/openvpnsudo suecho 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward
sudo nano /etc/sysctl.conf
sudo ufw allow ssh
sudo ufw allow 1994/udp
sudo nano /etc/default/ufw
ipconfig
sudo nano /etc/ufw/before.rules
sudo ufw enable
cd /usr/share/easy-rsa
sudo cp -r ./ /etc/openvpn
cd /etc/openvpn/
sudo mkdir keys
sudo nano vars
sudo openssl dhparam -out /etc/openvpn/dh2048.pem 2048cd /etc/openvpnsudo nano vars
sudo su
. ./vars
source ./vars
./clean all
./build-ca
./build-key-server server
exit
chmod 777 keys/
sudo cp server.key server.crt ca.crt /etc/openvpn/
service openvpn start
service openvpn status
sudo su
source ./vars
./build-key client
cd /usr/share/doc/openvpn/examples/sample-config-files/
mkdir ~/client
cp client.conf ~/client/
cd client/
mv client.conf ""{ANYTHING"".ovpn
cd /etc/openvpn/keys/
sudo cp ca.crt client.crt client.key ~/client/
cd ~/client
ifconfig

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