pptpd - PoPToP Point to Point Tunneling Server

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name pptpd
Package version 1.4.0
Package release 11build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 251 B
Download size 73.56 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This implements a Virtual Private Networking Server (VPN) that is
compatible with Microsoft VPN clients. It allows Windows users to
connect to an internal firewalled network using their dialup.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pptpd_1.4.0-11build1_i386.deb 1.4.0 i386 Ubuntu Main
pptpd - - -


Name Value
bcrelay -
libc6 >= 2.15
libwrap0 >= 7.6-4~
lsb-base -
netbase -
ppp >= 2.4.7-2+~
ppp << 2.4.7-3~


Type URL
Binary Package pptpd_1.4.0-11build1_amd64.deb
Source Package pptpd

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pptpd deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pptpd




2018-02-23 - Jeremy Bicha <jbicha@ubuntu.com>
pptpd (1.4.0-11build1) bionic; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild against latest ppp
2018-01-04 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-11) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump debhelper compat level to 10
* Terminate sessions upon daemon restart to avoid session re-usage.
Reopens: #752094
* Document the daemon is disabled by default
* Propagate CC to subdirectories. Closes: #886160
2016-07-18 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-10) unstable; urgency=medium
* Check for remote IP duplicates in pptpd.conf
* Fix segfault in pptpctrl argument parser
* Complete the fix for #798774 ("Install the module load helper to
2016-07-03 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix systemd check in postinst. Closes: #829418
* Fix a typo in the pptpd manpage
* Upgrade to Standards-Version: 3.9.8, no changes
2016-07-01 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Enable full hardening build
* Add Documentation key to systemd service file
* Install the module load helper to etc/modules-load.d/.
Closes: #798774
2015-12-04 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-7) unstable; urgency=high
* bcrelay: Fix typo in the manpage
* Packaging maintenance
- Fix typo in debian/copyright
- Remove obsolete license from debian/copyright
- Remove obsolete dependency
* Make hardening build work, use dh-autoreconf
* Use dh_ppp to manage dependencies on ppp. Closes: #805567
2015-08-26 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Packaging maintenance
- Update and refresh patch queue
- Upgrade to Standards-Version: 3.9.6, no changes
- Cleanup
* Load PPTP NAT helper kernel module. Closes: #780181
* Remove stop links from rc0 and rc6 (Teardown project).
Closes: #700868
* Use dh-systemd to install the service file, but don't enable it
* pptpctrl: exit when bailing (cherry-picked from upstream git)
2014-11-04 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix description of patch introduced in 1.4.0-4
2014-10-26 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix buffer overflow from overlong interface names in bcrelay.
Closes: #765442
* Fixes an important bug, urgency set to medium
2014-07-15 - Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@manchmal.in-ulm.de>
pptpd (1.4.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix status check in init script. Closes: #747146
* Don't break existing connections when using systemd.
Closes: #752094

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