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==Rewrite==
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I had to load the nf_conntrack_proto_gre and nf_conntrack_pptp kernel modules to connect to my PPTP/VPN server. This can be done with:
I've rewritten this article to make it more clear and usable. --[[User:Losl|Losl]] 15:14, 25 April 2011 (EDT)
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"# modprobe nf_conntrack_proto_gre nf_conntrack_pptp"
  
==Rename==
 
I feel that this page should be renamed to "PPTP VPN client setup with pptpclient". See the [http://www.schneier.com/pptp-faq.html PPTP FAQ from Bruce Schneier] for the reason why. tl;dr: Schneier states that PPTP and Microsoft's implementation of PPTP are two different things. [[User:Jstjohn|Jstjohn]] 22:14, 1 October 2011 (EDT)
 
  
  
I agree, and I proceeded to move the page. It makes sense after reading the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Point-to-Point_Tunneling_Protocol Wikipedia page]  on PPTP as well. --[[User:Pancakes|Pancakes]] ([[User talk:Pancakes|talk]]) 19:26, 7 July 2013 (UTC)
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There must be an error in the Troubleshooting section:
  
==poff==
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iptables -A ACCEPT ....
The poff fix did not work out of the box on x86_64 as of Jan 10, 2012; I replaced it with an earlier version of the same fix which works. --[[User:Ju1ce|Ju1ce]] 11:51, 10 January 2012 (EST)
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it should be iptables -A INPUT ... or OUTPUT ...something like that but not ACCEPT

Latest revision as of 14:21, 17 February 2016

I had to load the nf_conntrack_proto_gre and nf_conntrack_pptp kernel modules to connect to my PPTP/VPN server. This can be done with: "# modprobe nf_conntrack_proto_gre nf_conntrack_pptp"


There must be an error in the Troubleshooting section:

iptables -A ACCEPT .... it should be iptables -A INPUT ... or OUTPUT ...something like that but not ACCEPT