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I’m trying to host multiple containers on my PC(Windows PC, linux containers) that each have a different VPN connection and application running on them, I haven’t been able to get this to work. I’ve tried openvpn, and a lot of other stuff i’ve seen. The vpn I have is surfshark, and I got it to connect after hours of trouble shooting(using openvpn on ubuntu), but I don’t have internet access on the local container. I have googled this only to try everything I found and it not working.

Forgot to mention, Im running windows 10 pro build 19042 , docker 3.10

Many restricted environments make people need to use VPN servers. There are some VPN providers available for free or paid use but there are also many people who don’t trust these providers. In this post, we will examine a method for creating your own OpenVPN server with Docker. We will also try to simplify it so that it can be completed in or less than 5 minutes.
Our OpenVPN server will also be capable of handling multiple user accounts and different port options thanks to Docker’s easy port exporting options. We will start with UDP 3000 port which is different than its default port (UDP 1194). We will not use pre-built image and make our own image from a Dockerfile and other scripts written by kylemanna and licensed under MIT. We will clone this repository and build our image.
First start with cloning the git repository into our server:
git clone
Change current directory to our cloned repository:
cd docker-openvpn/
Build a new Docker image from these files. We will name it myownvpn in this example:
docker build -t myownvpn .
Afterwards, we need a volume or directory to store our config files and keys. This is a very significant step due to our keys will be put in that directory. As a result, I suggest you to keep that directory safe.
cd …
mkdir vpn-data && touch vpn-data/vars
Finally, we can start with generating OpenVPN config file:
$ docker run -v PWD/vpn-data:/etc/openvpn --rm myownvpn ovpn_genconfig -u udp://IP_ADDRESS:3000 Processing PUSH Config: 'block-outside-dns' Processing Route Config: '' Processing PUSH Config: 'dhcp-option DNS' Processing PUSH Config: 'dhcp-option DNS' Successfully generated config Cleaning up before Exit ... Be sure that your IP address is written in the command above. You can change your port on that stage. In this example, we used UDP 3000. You should get an output that looks like in that example. We should init our PKI. This covers generating our CA certificate and we will have a private key belong to the PKI. We will be asked a password for protecting the private key. The command and truncated output will look like this: docker run -v $PWD/vpn-data:/etc/openvpn --rm -it myownvpn ovpn_initpki
init-pki complete; you may now create a CA or requests.
Your newly created PKI dir is: /etc/openvpn/pki
Generating a 2048 bit RSA private key
writing new private key to ‘/etc/openvpn/pki/private/ca.key.XXXXCFGIEm’
Enter PEM pass phrase:
Verifying - Enter PEM pass phrase:

Common Name (eg: your user, host, or server name) [Easy-RSA CA]:g
CA creation complete and you may now import and sign cert requests.
Your new CA certificate file for publishing is at:
Generating DH parameters, 2048 bit long safe prime, generator 2
This is going to take a long time
… # Wait a while
Enter pass phrase for /etc/openvpn/pki/private/ca.key:
Check that the request matches the signature

Enter pass phrase for /etc/openvpn/pki/private/ca.key:
An updated CRL has been created.
CRL file: /etc/openvpn/pki/crl.pem