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I dial my internet connection(PPoE) and this poses to be a problem when OpenVPN sets up routes(I think).

OpenVPN fails to route my connection with the following error message.

Mon Aug 06 19:31:53 2012 TEST ROUTES: 1/1 succeeded len=1 ret=1 a=0 u/d=up
Mon Aug 06 19:31:53 2012 C:\WINDOWS\system32\route.exe ADD MASK
Mon Aug 06 19:31:53 2012 ROUTE: route addition failed using CreateIpForwardEntry: One or more arguments are not correct.   [status=160 if_index=29]
Mon Aug 06 19:31:53 2012 Route addition via IPAPI failed [adaptive]
Mon Aug 06 19:31:53 2012 Route addition fallback to route.exe
Mon Aug 06 19:31:53 2012 Initialization Sequence Completed
Mon Aug 06 19:49:59 2012 TCP/UDP: Closing socket
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when i googled about your error i found this link – BlueBerry - Vignesh4303 Aug 6 '12 at 14:34
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There's a bug in OpenVPN, the next version fixed it.

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