Instructions on installing the Linux VPN Client
VPN client for Linux supports Red Hat Version 6.2 Linux (Intel), or compatible libraries with glibc Version 2.1.1-6 or later, using kernel Versions 2.2.12 or later.
You MUST have kernel sources installed prior to installation.
The VPN Client for Linux does not support SMP kernels in any release of the client.
Unpacking the Files
Unpack the file using the zcat and tar commands:
zcat vpnclient-linux-xxxx.tar.gz | tar xvf -
Installing the Software
Enter the following commands:
Enable the VPN service by starting the service:
Establishing a Connection
Enter the following command to establish a connection:
vpnclient connect profilename
where profilename is RPI_External_VPN (used for remote access) or RPI_Wireless_VPN (used for access to the wireless network) .
The system will prompt you for userid and password; enter your RCS userid and password.
After you are connected, you can use the following command to view your status:
To disconnect from the VPN server, enter the following at a command prompt:
A Vendor Administration Guide is also available.