Name resolution broken? It was for me using IOS8 or OS X Yosemite to connect to a corporate Windows Server 2008 PPTP VPN. It worked fine before the upgrades using IOS7 and Mavericks, hostnames ending in .local resolved fine and remote desktop connection worked fine. After googling, I began by thinking the problem was caused … [Read more…]
Every time I connected to a Microsoft PPTP VPN server from Debian/Ubuntu desktop, I experienced slow network and dropped connections. Here’s how I fixed it.