Bug 467319 - Cannot configure VPN connection (password) with TLS auth
Cannot configure VPN connection (password) with TLS auth
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager-openvpn (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Dan Williams
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-10-16 16:20 EDT by Matz
Modified: 2009-07-14 14:27 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 14:27:46 EDT
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Description Matz 2008-10-16 16:20:12 EDT
Description of problem:

Since some update of nm-openvpn, I cannot configure a VPN connection type "password" using TLS auth any more. My old connection, that I already configured with this install of Fedora 9, still works. But I cannot create a new one, because I cannot set the parameters. When I set the type to "password with certificates", I can set the parameters over "advanced", but that is the wrong type of connection.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

0.7.0 16.svn4027.fc9

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a new openvpn-connection, type "password".
2. Go to "Advanced..."
Actual results:

Only "General" shows up.

Expected results:

"Certificates (TLS)" should show up, as well, to configure TLS auth.
Comment 1 Dan Williams 2008-10-17 07:14:21 EDT
fixed upstream in NM svn r4189, thanks!  Will show up in the next Fedora openvpn package update.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 22:59:28 EDT
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 14:27:46 EDT
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
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