Test the VPN functionality of NetworkManager
For this case you'll need an OpenVPN gateway
Steps To Reproduce
Configure NM to connect to your VPN gateway using necessary credentials such as group/user password, certificates, etc.
- Make sure networking is available and you can ping the VPN gateway
- From the NM applet icon select VPN
- Select the connection you wish to connect to
- Enter your VPN credentials as required
The following must be true to consider this a successful test run.
- Your credentials are accepted if you typed them correctly
- A VPN connection is established
- You can use internal and external network resources