Things we need to know


  • OpenVPN account, please do yourself a favor, choose a stable/paid provider :-)

Software & Script

Create Routes for TunnelBlick

curl -o
python -p mac
chmod a+x ip-up ip-down
mv ip-* ~/Library/Application\ Support/Tunnelblick/Configurations/
echo ‘up ip-up’ >> ~/Library/Application\ Support/Tunnelblick/Configurations/<your-config>
echo ‘down ip-down’ >> ~/Library/Application\ Support/Tunnelblick/Configurations/<your-config>

Unset nameserver from account settings

  • TunnelBlick => VPN Details => => Settings => Set DNS/WINS => Do not set nameserver.
  • Good to go now :-)

Update Routes for TunnelBlick Monthly

  • repeat listed commands from line 2, 3, 4 above.

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