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Changes between Version 30 and Version 31 of Authentication


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Timestamp:
06/25/17 22:30:29 (3 years ago)
Author:
Antoine Martin
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  • Authentication

    v30 v31  
    2020{{{#!div class="box"
    2121== Modules ==
    22 The authentication module used is specified using the {{{--auth=MODULE}}} switch.
    23 
    24 Starting with version 0.15, there is also a {{{--tcp-auth=MODULE}}} switch which allows a different authentication module to be used for TCP sockets.
    25 In version 0.17, you can also use {{{--vsock-auth=MODULE}}} for vsock (#983).
     22The authentication module used is specified using
     23* {{{--auth=MODULE}}} for unix domain sockets and named pipes
     24* {{{--tcp-auth=MODULE}}} for TCP sockets
     25* {{{--vsock-auth=MODULE}}} for vsock (#983)
    2626
    2727[[BR]]
     
    3232||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/fail_auth.py fail]||always fails authentication, no password required||useful for testing|| ||
    3333||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/reject_auth.py reject]||always fails authentication, pretends to ask for a password||useful for testing|| ||
    34 ||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/env_auth.py env]||matches against an environment variable ({{{XPRA_PASSWORD}}} by default)||alternative to file module|| >=0.17||
    35 ||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/password_auth.py password]||matches against a password given as a module option, ie: {{{auth=password:value=mysecret}}}||alternative to file module||  >=0.17||
    36 ||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/multifile_auth.py multifile]||matches usernames and passwords against an authentication file||proxy: see [/wiki/Authentication#PasswordFile below]|| >=0.17||
     34||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/env_auth.py env]||matches against an environment variable ({{{XPRA_PASSWORD}}} by default)||alternative to file module|| ||
     35||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/password_auth.py password]||matches against a password given as a module option, ie: {{{auth=password:value=mysecret}}}||alternative to file module|| ||
     36||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/multifile_auth.py multifile]||matches usernames and passwords against an authentication file||proxy: see [/wiki/Authentication#PasswordFile below]|| ||
    3737||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/file_auth.py file]||compares the password against the contents of a password file, see [/wiki/Authentication#PasswordFile below]||simple password authentication|| ||
    3838||[/browser/xpra/trunk/src/xpra/server/auth/pam.py pam]||linux PAM authentication||Linux system authentication|| ||