starting here in the am, see policy based routing,...

i think i will  find what i crave there...

On Sun, May 26, 2019 at 10:38 PM Jack Craig <> wrote:

On Sun, May 26, 2019 at 10:17 PM Ed Greshko <> wrote:
On 5/27/19 12:17 PM, Jack Craig wrote:
> i thought what i read was after nm brings up the vpn, only then is the default route to
> vpn created. more, its torn down first on shutdown.
> i'm thinking along this line, ...

I've never used that configuration setting.

Could you show your routes before vpn and after vpn activation?

the table didnt change. dorking with it did blow my default route out, so i will resume in the am after rest

I find it odd that you don't show routes similar to a default route such as...

me too!

default via dev tun0 proto static metric 50

and a specific route to the VPN server like via dev enp2s0 proto static metric 100

i expect what should happen is that after each interface comes up via NM a default route is set to it
so eth0 up, default route to , say, 10.0.0./24, then vpn comes and default route is now pointed at the vpn.

and this process in reverse on shutdown...

Are you connecting to a commercial openvpn service?  Or, are you setting up your own
openvpn server?

afaik, openvpn is an open source pkg that i  built from src code to my goal of anonymous functioning server.

the consumer version found here, ...

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