Building a ‘free’ AWS site-to-site VPN using OpenVPN and EdgeRouter X | Funky Penguin

I’ve been trying to upskill myself on AWS, in anticipation of taking on a “Cloud Architect” role with my new employer.

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Hello! Your post is really interesting, can you explain the following step?

  • Changing the “ Hostname or IP address ” value under Network Settings to match the DNS record I’d created

Thanks in advance.

Hi :slight_smile:

The idea is that you want to set this value (don’t use my value!):

So that the auto-generated openvpn configs can point to your OpenVPN server :slight_smile: