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briankfree
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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by briankfree » Thu Aug 31, 2017 2:48 pm

Talzac wrote:Here is how you can do this:
1 Install and run Virtual DSM setup download station here and connect to vpn
Mount downloads folders for the real dsm into the Virtual DSM

2 in the router block all ports to the Virtual DSM network IP except for the vpn port 1194

You now have a download station with VPN and killswith!
Use filebot to move downloads,I have not tried this setup but it should work in teori.
I use the same method as Talzac but I run the VPN client on my router running Asus Merlin with Policy Based Routing (PBR) w/ Kill Switch. I just put the Virtual DSM IP Address behind the VPN via PBR and mount my primary NAS folders that i need.

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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by PuckStar » Wed Sep 06, 2017 6:43 pm

Talzac wrote:Here is how you can do this:
1 Install and run Virtual DSM setup download station here and connect to vpn
Mount downloads folders for the real dsm into the Virtual DSM

2 in the router block all ports to the Virtual DSM network IP except for the vpn port 1194

You now have a download station with VPN and killswith!
Use filebot to move downloads,I have not tried this setup but it should work in teori.
Can you explain this a little bit more?
Like I can't find Virtual DSM between the packages for Synology.

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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by bubblegum57 » Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:20 pm

PuckStar wrote:
Talzac wrote:Here is how you can do this:
1 Install and run Virtual DSM setup download station here and connect to vpn
Mount downloads folders for the real dsm into the Virtual DSM

2 in the router block all ports to the Virtual DSM network IP except for the vpn port 1194

You now have a download station with VPN and killswith!
Use filebot to move downloads,I have not tried this setup but it should work in teori.
Can you explain this a little bit more?
Like I can't find Virtual DSM between the packages for Synology.
Virtual dsm in not available on all devices

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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by zakhooi » Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:42 am

bubblegum57 wrote:
PuckStar wrote:
Talzac wrote:Here is how you can do this:


Virtual dsm in not available on all devices
Exactly, that's why I'm looking for a solution that does not require virtual dsm for my DS415Play

Any recommendations?

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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by HyperX » Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:06 am

Here is what I did. Made a rule on my SonicWall firewall to drop all bit torrent traffic. I then got my vpn going with all boxes checked off including the ‘use original interface for traffic’

I then connected to vpn and it all works.

I can remote into my note station and surveillance camera etc. if vpn disconnects my sonic wall drops connections for all torrents.

My vpn has been on for 15 days now. No issues.

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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by sjw » Sun Jan 28, 2018 6:03 pm

I've been using proxy settings in Deluge for a while now - I find speeds no different to without it (compared to VPN). However, in the last couple of days it's stopped connecting and gives an error in the Tracker Status.
Any idea?
I did get a new router not long ago but have used it fine since then. Which ports HAVE to be forwarded on it though? Is it just the ports selected from within Deluge or Download Station?

Also, whenever I use the proxy or VPN I can't be 'connectable' to the tracker so struggle to upload anything. Is there any way around that? (Use IPVanish btw)

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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by gumperoncini » Fri Feb 02, 2018 7:07 am

Bar2D2 wrote:I am sorry, I don't quite understand. :roll:
Why would Download Station not be hidden behind my VPN when I use VPN on my Disk Station? :?:
When I download with Download Station I see the received bytes under in Control Panel->Network Interface-> VPN increasing rapidly.
and the opoenvpn process eats 38% CPU during the download.

BUT the amount of bytes received by VPN is way less than the size of downloaded file?! Does that mean only a part of the download uses VPN?? :?

Can anybody explain? :?:

Is vpn compression on?

I am not 100% sure this explains the difference in downloaded bytes but it makes more sense than part of the traffic going via the vpn and part not.

I realize this response is a bit outdated but I thought it might help someone else to answer you.

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Re: Download Station Proxy/VPN

Unread post by nitehawk » Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:11 am

okpsych wrote:http://torguard.net/knowledgebase.php?a ... icle&id=79 has a guide. It worked for me.
How did you assign the Download Station to use the VPN interface?

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Re: Download station with vpn client

Unread post by Tomovich » Thu May 17, 2018 7:01 pm

Any info on the last question?

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