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FS#58416 - [networkmanager-openvpn] Zombie openvpn connections

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Fran├žois Guerraz (kubrick) - Tuesday, 01 May 2018, 12:35 GMT
Last edited by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Tuesday, 05 June 2018, 23:24 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


This post describes the problem pretty well:

NetworkManager lets old openvpn connections linger around and they interfere with new connections.

I periodically have to
sudo pkill openvpn -9

There was no problem pre 1.8.2.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Eli Schwartz (eschwartz)
Tuesday, 05 June 2018, 23:24 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  networkmanager-openvpn 1.8.4-1
Comment by Fran├žois Guerraz (kubrick) - Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 14:21 GMT
As there was no movement here, I reported it upstream