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From Mike Jumper <>
Subject Re: per-connection guacd
Date Sat, 09 Sep 2017 19:31:24 GMT
On Sat, Sep 9, 2017 at 8:31 AM, vnick <> wrote:
> flittermice wrote
>> Hello,
>> in the release notes I read about this interesting new feature
>> (GUACAMOLE-189 - Add support for per-connection guacd) and I wonder how to
>> configure that.
>> I suppose that has to be done in the user-mapping.xml file, but I can't
>> find
>> any documentation on it.
>> Does it work already or is the feature yet to be released?
> The feature was released in Guacamole 0.9.13-incubating, and so it should
> work; however, I'm not entirely certain if it works with the basic user
> mapping authentication module, or if you need to use JDBC.  I don't
> currently use it, and the only place I see documentation for those
> parameters is in the JDBC module.
> Mike might be able to chime in with confirmation on whether it should work
> with basic user mapping - the connection attributes you're looking for are
> proxy_hostname, proxy_port, and proxy_encryption_method.  You're welcome to
> give those a try and see if they work.

The per-connection guacd feature is definitely specific to the
database auth. The simplified user-mapping.xml auth mechanism does not
provide a means of specifying a different guacd for each connection
(though that may need to change once the X.Org driver stabilizes).

- Mike

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