Howto: VPN connection setup on ubuntu 9.10 karmic koala

I took this from http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=8261958&postcount=6  There are so many variations on these VPN implementations that it is extremely difficult to generalize a known-good configuration for each. Install from the various VPN components PPTP (Microsoft VPN) pptp-linux network-manager-pptp b. VPNC (Cisco VPN) vpnc network-manager-vpnc c. OpenConnect  openconnect network-manager-openconnect Reboot PPTP VPN Configuration – This setup works for connecting