Ubuntu/Mint Command Line setup

Download the SlickVPN .ovpn file and copy it to your home directory.

Install OpenVPN:

sudo apt-get install openvpn

To Run OpenVPN:

Start Terminal, and enter

 sudo openvpn --daemon --config [file location]
 ex: sudo openvpn --daemon --config /home/user/SlickVPN.ovpn

Enter your login and password at the prompts.

To Stop OpenVPN:

Search for the active OpenVPN connection in the terminal

ps aux | grep openvpn

Note the PID of the active connection; kill the connection with

sudo kill -2 [PID]