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PPTP server on AWS Ubuntu instance

Simple VPN server configuration for easy VPN access to AWS using built in Windows VPN client.
First to install pptp server package. sudo apt-get install pptpd
Now to configuration:
edit /etc/pptpd.conf
option /etc/ppp/pptpd-options logwtmp localip  remoteip
edit  /etc/ppp/pptpd-options
refuse-pap refuse-chap refuse-mschap require-mschap-v2 require-mppe-128 ms-dns ms-dns proxyarp nodefaultroute lock nobsdcomp

fixing missing apt-add-repository command

You might need to use apt-add-repository script and will get a missing command error. For example:
sudo: apt-add-repository: command not found

in order to fix that you nred to install  python-software-properties package # apt-get install python-software-properties

That's it.

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