The OpenVPN community project team is proud to release OpenVPN
2.3_rc1. It can be downloaded from here:


This release fixes a number of small issues. It also removes support for
the "system" method for the "script-security" option, which requires
changes to OpenVPN configuration in some cases; for details, look here:


In addition, an updated GUI is included in the Windows installer.


A full list of new features and the changelog are available here:


The changelog is also attached to this email.

For generic help use these support channels:

- Official documentation:
- Wiki: <>
- Forums: <>
- User mailing list: <>
- User IRC channel: #openvpn at

Please report bugs and ask development questions here:

- Bug tracker and Wiki: <>
- Developer mailing list: <>
- Developer IRC channel: #openvpn-devel at (requires
  Freenode registration)

Samuli Seppänen
Community Manager
OpenVPN Technologies, Inc

irc freenode net: mattock

Adriaan de Jong (1):
      Fixed a bug where PolarSSL gave an error when using an inline file tag.

Arne Schwabe (2):
      Document man agent-external-key
      Options parsing demands unnecessary configuration if PKCS11 is used

David Sommerseth (3):
      Make git ignore some more files
      Remove the support for using system() when executing external programs or 
      Preparing for v2.3_rc1

Heiko Hund (2):
      Fix display of plugin hook types
      Support UTF-8 --client-config-dir

Kenneth Rose (1):
      Fix v3 plugins to support returning values back to OpenVPN.

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