Nov 05, 2014
If you have trouble getting set up, a useful debugging step is to enable debug logging in /etc/pptpd.conf. To toggle logging, find the line with “nolog” on it. If the line is removed, you can see PPTPd logging incoming connections in the /var/log/syslog log file. This should give you an indication of whether the problem is the client or the Remote Access: PPTP VPN with OpenBSD, part 2 - TechRepublic The first file to edit is /etc/pptpd.conf: It's nice to have any PPP log messages sent to it's own log file, as this makes debugging easier and keeps things tidy. Add the following lines to OpenWrt Project: package: pptpd Except where otherwise noted, content on this wiki is licensed under the following license: CC Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International CC Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International vpn - pptp server change location of chap-secrets file
copying from various sources, i finally figured out how to do it. I'm pretty sure most of these are not necessary for logging pfsense, but i put them there anyways. the only pfsense log i am not getting is the "system events" which i assume logs the boot messages and everything.
Can't connect to PPTP from Windows7 | Linode Questions Here is my pptpd-options file: name pptpd refuse-pap refuse-chap require-mschap-v2 require-mppe-128 ms-dns 184.108.40.206 ms-dns 220.127.116.11 debug logfile /var/log/pptpd.log lock nobsdcomp /etc/sysctl.conf # # /etc/sysctl.conf - Configuration file for setting system variables # See /etc/sysctl.d/ for additonal system variables # See sysctl.conf (5) for
Feb 01, 2007
Jul 20 10:58:50 mysrv pppd: pppd 2.4.5 started by root, uid 0 Jul 20 10:58:50 mysrv pppd: Using interface ppp0 Jul 20 10:58:50 mysrv pppd: Connect: ppp0 <--> /dev/pts/1 Jul 20 10:58:50 mysrv pptp: anon log[main:pptp.c:314]: The synchronous pptp option is NOT activated Jul 20 10:58:50 mysrv pptp: anon log[ctrlp_rep:pptp_ctrl.c:251]: Sent control packet type is 1