This document will show you how to update OpenVPN on your Debian 10 server
to the version from the
repository. It contains
instead of OpenVPN 2.4, which is part of
NOTE: there is NO real need to do this and we consider this experimental!
First enable backports, we summerize the instructions as per the site linked to:
Add this line to
deb http://deb.debian.org/debian buster-backports main
$ sudo apt update
Install OpenVPN from backports:
$ sudo apt install openvpn/buster-backports
We need to restart OpenVPN as the package update will not do that. The easiest way to do this is to "apply changes":
$ sudo vpn-maint-apply-changes
Now you should be running OpenVPN 2.5.