SmallNetBuilder Forums
Go Back   SmallNetBuilder Forums > Wireless Networking > ASUS Wireless > Asuswrt-Merlin

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-14-2012, 12:38 AM
WetMacula WetMacula is offline
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 1
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
WetMacula is just starting out
Question openvpn - additional auth with pass?

Merlin

Thanks for all you hard work. Using the latest FW, I moved the VPN server from a NAS to the N66U tonight. I can follow instructions and know just enough to be dangerous. Fortunately, everything is working. When connecting with clients I would like additional authentication with a login/pass prompt. Read the following howto and it appears a plugin is required.

http://openvpn.net/index.php/open-so...owto.html#auth

Is it possible to do this on the N66U?

Also, is it difficult to add an enable/disable/edit buttons to the port forwarding table? If not, that feature would be really convenient.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-14-2012, 12:50 AM
RMerlin's Avatar
RMerlin RMerlin is offline
Very Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Canada
Posts: 10,124
Thanks: 54
Thanked 5,608 Times in 2,304 Posts
RMerlin is just starting out
Default

Asuswrt isn't a full-fledged Linux environment, so it doesn't have PAM for authentication handling.

More advanced port forward edit options (editing/disabling) would be tricky. The disabling option would most likely break backward compatibility with Asus's original firmware (which I want to avoid), and the ability to edit them would require extensive rework to the HTML pages, which would make it quite complex to update to newer versions of Asu's code. I'm not ruling it out entirely for sometime in the future, but as long Asus makes regular FW releases, I want to minimize the work involved in merging newer code into the project.
__________________
Asuswrt-Merlin: Customized firmware for Asus routers
Github: github.com/RMerl - Twitter: RMerlinDev
See the sticky post for more info.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to RMerlin For This Useful Post:
Reply

Tags
auth, openvpn, pass

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:35 AM.


Top 10 Stats
Top Posters* Top Thanked
RMerlin  349
stevech  150
KGB7  119
Kel-L  105
azazel1024  98
sfx2000  98
john9527  83
sinshiva  78
fistv  74
F5ing  68
RMerlin  5607
stevech  329
ryzhov_al  266
TeHashX  217
L&LD  192
RogerSC  190
sinshiva  143
joegreat  127
jlake  122
sfx2000  121
Most Viewed Threads* Hottest Threads*
Old Asuswrt-Merli...  48798
Old [Fork]...  21345
Old Asus locking...  10524
Old ASUS...  8642
Old Asuswrt-Merli...  3722
Old Asuswrt-Merli...  3089
Old Thinking of...  2277
Old 376.44 -...  1817
Old [ALERT]...  1800
Old Connection...  1737
Old Asuswrt-Merli...  223
Old [Fork]...  140
Old Asus locking...  125
Old Connection...  58
Old ASUS...  50
Old [HOW TO]...  50
Old 376.44 -...  40
Old Use the same...  35
Old Asuswrt-Merli...  31
Old Sticking...  30


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
© 2006-2014 Pudai LLC All Rights Reserved.