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    anamesa

    Hello,
    I’ve installed antiX 19, and it works nice, but I have a specific problem: connman doesn’t work with openvpn out of the box.
    I have configuration scripts for openvpn, which worked with ceni, in previous version antiX 17. Now I cannot connect via VPN.
    Since connman doesn’t work out of the box with openvpn, but needs some configuration files in /var/lib/connman-vpn, which I’m unable to write, I wish to continue to use ceni, but in the release anouncement of antiX 19 it says that ceni is in conflict with connman, so if I install ceni, then possibly I get error messages from connman, and may not be able to connect. If I unistall connman before, I won’t be able to connect to the internet to download ceni. What should I do?
    Is it OK if I install ceni, then uninstall connman and then try to configure my connections with ceni?

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    Install ceni first and set it up. After removing connman, you probably need to symlink /etc/resolvconf/run/resolv.conf to /etc/resolv.conf

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    anamesa

    Thank you for the prompt reply, I’ll do as advised.

    #29016
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    Install ceni first and set it up. After removing connman, you probably need to symlink /etc/resolvconf/run/resolv.conf to /etc/resolvconf

    Hi anticapitalista,
    I tried what you said, but could not connect.
    But today I found out what happened.
    You wrote exactly what is in the quote above.
    But what you meant was (just the commands):
    symlink /etc/resolvconf/run/resolv.conf to /etc/resolv.conf
    There is a “.” missing in your suggestion, and that makes all the difference 🙂
    Anyway, now it’s OK, and thanks.

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    I’ll fix my typo – glad it works for you.

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