I’ve been trying to connect to a VPN through my Ubuntu VPS, but every time I try, the server shuts down.
A possibility might be that the connection blocks the ssh, and all the traffic when I try to connect to it. I tried connecting with a VPN to a dedicated server with ubuntu linux, and to a virtual private server with ubuntu linux, and both failed, so at least I know there’s no difference.
I just get disconnected and I can’t connect to my VPS unless I reboot it. Is there any way I could set up a VPN on my VPS or at least is there a way to change my VPS internal IP multiple times?
So I’m using the NordVPN .deb application. After I successfully install it, I connect with my password and email, then I use ”
nordvpn connect” (sometimes I specify the server which I want to connect to, for example
nordvpn connect es/br/us/etc). It says
Connecting.. then the linux server just freezes, and in about 10 seconds I get disconnected.
But I didn’t stop there. I tried using NordVPN manually via OpenVPN. I installed the packages, and the same thing happened, after I connected, the VPS just dropped, and I had to reboot it.
I don’t have any errors to show since it’s just connecting – failing – shutting down. It might also be the service I use for VPS however I’m really desperate to find a service that allows me to use VPN. I really need it for my project and In 2 attempts all failed.
Please let me know if you need further information in the comments and I will edit the question. I might have missed some things since It’s pretty late, tried to work this out all day.