Hi, On Fri, Jun 28, 2019 at 5:03 PM Gert Doering <g...@greenie.muc.de> wrote: > > Hi, > > On Fri, Jun 28, 2019 at 04:51:47PM -0400, Selva Nair wrote: > > Would that mean we can assume that always allowing all users access to > > the tap (say, using the service to open it) would not be a regression? > > Or are there folks who use local builds of the driver and expect > > openvpn.exe to respect that setting? > > The whole permission model for openvpn on Windows has been funky at > best "forever" - open tap device and setup IPv4 address by means of > DHCP could be done "by everyone", while installing routes or setting > up IPv6 then failed for non-Admin accounts... > > I'm not exactly sure what you are proposing, but aligning this with > wintun and using the service to get access to tap6-windows sounds > like a reasonable plan.
That's what lev's patch would do, but it wont respect the registry key which is "supposed" to toggle non-admin access to tap-windows6 adapters on and off. > With a registry key to re-enable "full > access as today", for compat reasons. For some reason that registry key appears to be doing nothing in current versions of tap-windows6. I know this is confusing... Selva _______________________________________________ Openvpn-devel mailing list Openvpnemail@example.com https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/openvpn-devel