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Opened 2 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

Last modified 16 months ago

#2644 closed defect (fixed)

Question multi-user html5

Reported by: peter0914 Owned by: Antoine Martin
Priority: major Milestone: 4.0
Component: html5 Version: 3.0.x
Keywords: Cc:


I have the following use case:

  • Multiple users (clients) shall be able to run a specific program P on a remote server
  • Each user gets its own instance of P (so P is started multiple times on the server)
  • The users connect via web-browser (html5) with their username and password

At the moment I solved it by creating separate linux user accounts and launching multiple instances of xpra-html5 under each of these accounts on different display and tcp (wss) ports. However I wonder if there is a better option, because I have some stability problems with the X-servers and maybe I am using xpra the wrong way.

My questions are:

  1. Is my current solution the preferred one in this situation?
  2. Might the xpra proxy be useful to me?
  3. How could multiple user logins/passwords be handled by a single xpra instance?

PS: Im using the latest ppa version. Also I could not find a proper type for this ticket, please change it to something else.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by peter0914

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Sorry I think wiki/ProxyServer answers all my questions.

Last edited 2 years ago by Antoine Martin (previous) (diff)

comment:2 Changed 16 months ago by migration script

this ticket has been moved to: https://github.com/Xpra-org/xpra/issues/2644

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