What is PPTP?
PPTP is short for Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol, a technology for creating Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) quickly. Support is built-in to many operating systems natively, without needing an additional client, unlike OpenVPN.
What does this script do?
This script will automatically PPTP/PoPToP on your OpenVZ VPS in a few of minutes. Port forwarding, server configuration, and authentication setup is all taken care of for you.
What if I want to do it myself?
A manual installation guide is available here for those of you who want to get down and dirty: http://www.putdispenserhere.com/pptp-vpn-setup-guide-for-a-debian-openvz-vps/
How do I install it?
1. Enable PPP and make sure that your VPS has its PPP module working.
To check, run the following command:
If your VPS returns this message, then your PPP module is set correctly:
cat: /dev/ppp: No such device or address
If not, then you need to enable it in SolusVM (or disable and re-enable it).
2. Copy and paste these lines into your SSH client of choice:
wget https://raw.github.com/cwaffles/ezpptp/master/ezpptp.sh chmod +x ezpptp.sh && ./ezpptp.sh