Softether Auto Installer on CentOS/Debian/Ubuntu (Backward compatible edition)

Softether Auto Install Script for multi platforms updated version

  • Softether VPN server latest version v4.27-9666-beta-2018.04.21
  • Revised to last known stable version due to compilation error from their latest release
  • An open source VPN project from University of Tsukuba Japan

Centos 6 or 7 x64

  • Debian 8 (jessie) (Not compatible for Debian 9 (stretch) x64 – compilation error)
  • Ubuntu 14, 15, 16 x64 (Not compatible for Ubuntu 17 and 18 x64 – compilation error)


Choose your desired platform folder

Download using wget or transfer to your root directory using ftp

For centos and fedora (copy all the text below and paste on your terminal)

yum install wget -y && wget
&& chmod +x && ./

For debian and ubuntu (copy all the text below and paste on your terminal)

wget && chmod +x && ./

VPN server commands

/etc/init.d/vpnserver start - to start
/etc/init.d/vpnserver restart - to restart
/etc/init.d/vpnserver stop - to stop

vpncmd is at /usr/local/vpnserver

If you can’t connect to your vpn server using VPN server manager. Open this ports on your firewall dashboard:

TCP 443
TCP 992
TCP 1194
TCP 5555



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