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Opened 16 months ago

Closed 12 months ago

Last modified 5 months ago

#2627 closed enhancement (fixed)

qrcode connection string

Reported by: Antoine Martin Owned by: Antoine Martin
Priority: major Milestone: 4.1
Component: core Version: 3.0.x
Keywords: Cc:


To make it easier to connect with an android client, generate a QR code that opens the html5 client with the correct authentication options, etc

Tested OK with pyqrencode.
There are no RPM packages for it, so this would need to be added too.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 12 months ago by Antoine Martin

Status: newassigned

Main difficulty is that the server often does not know its public IP address.
So the qr code can more easily be generated from the client, which must have had a working URI to connect to the server.
That's what we do in r26871.

Still TODO: either figure out a way to call libqrencode using ctypes, or package python-qrencode. (at least: RPM, MSYS2, macos jhbuild..)

comment:2 Changed 12 months ago by Antoine Martin

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed


Done and tested.

Version 2, edited 8 months ago by Antoine Martin (previous) (next) (diff)

comment:3 Changed 5 months ago by migration script

this ticket has been moved to: https://github.com/Xpra-org/xpra/issues/2627

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