Keep OpenVPN alive

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Tripple_Delta
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Keep OpenVPN alive

Post by Tripple_Delta » Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:16 am

Hi,

I'm running Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon on my laptop.
When I close my laptop and open it again the VPN is disconnected. Is there a way to avoid this?

Thanks.

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catweazel
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Re: Keep OpenVPN alive

Post by catweazel » Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:48 am

Tripple_Delta wrote:Is there a way to avoid this?
Yes. Don't close the laptop. It's highly likely that the connection is being reset by your VPN provider because no keep-alive signal is being detected.
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