Gnome Desktop NetworkManager misses Fortinet SSL VPN

tuxbenutzer tuxbenutzer at
Thu Sep 23 02:09:05 PDT 2021

Blinding fast reply. Thanks!

I am on CentOS 8 Stream and packages are from EPEL. Just figured out that using the 
command line with --protocol=fortinet, openconnect tells me that fortinet is not a known 
vpn-protocol. I see how to make use of the copr repository.

Thanks again!

Am 23.09.21 um 10:58 schrieb David Woodhouse:
> On Thu, 2021-09-23 at 10:40 +0200, tuxbenutzer wrote:
>> Hi,
>> being more on the user desktop side, I'd like to use the NetworkManager in the Gnome
>> desktop to turn on a VPN connetion to a site that requires Fortinet. But that option is
>> not present in the protocol options. How to add this manually? Or do I have to wait for a
>> new build?
> As long as you have a current build of OpenConnect, the new protocols
> should turn up automatically in NetworkManager config.
> If you're on Fedora, you can use the automatic package builds from

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