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Changes between Version 22 and Version 23 of ProxyServer


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09/21/16 09:01:09 (3 years ago)
Author:
Antoine Martin
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  • ProxyServer

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    66== Introduction ==
    7 This new feature in version 0.11 (see #426) allows a single xpra server to provide access to many xpra sessions through a single entry point, without using SSH for transport/authentication.
     7This feature allows a single xpra server to provide access to many xpra sessions through a single entry point, without using SSH for transport/authentication. (see #426 for details)
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    1010This can be very useful for hosts that have a limited number of publicly accessible ports, or for clients accessing servers through firewalls with outbound port filtering. (ie: you can put the server on port 80 or 443)
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     12You can also configure your proxy server to start new sessions on demand, see #1319 for details.
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    1214Another important use-case is servers with hardware accelerated encoding devices (via [/wiki/Encodings/nvenc NVENC]), the proxy server can be used to share this device with many servers: the proxy does encoding, the real servers just forward raw RGB data to it. (see #504)
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    15 It can also be combined with the [/wiki/TCPSocketSharing TCP Socket Sharing] option to share the same TCP port with another server (ie: a web server).
     17It can also be combined with the [/wiki/TCPSocketSharing TCP Socket Sharing] option to share the same TCP port with another server (ie: a web server), it can also use SSL encryption (see [/wiki/Encryption/SSL]).
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