[winswitch] Xpra 2.1.1 : xpra.socket

Antoine Martin antoine at nagafix.co.uk
Sun Aug 13 13:48:15 BST 2017

On 13/08/17 19:41, Antonio Trande via shifter-users wrote:
> Hi all.
> Since this release (2.1.1) provides a 'xpra.socket' file, i need some
> info about before including it in a new RPM release for Fedora:
To be exact, the systemd socket activation is new in 2.1.0
The proxy server it starts has been available for a while, but was not
usually started by default.
> * Does the service require post-installation configuration in order to
> be useful (for example, does it need manual edits to a configuration file)?

> * Does the service listen on a network socket for connections
> originating on a separate physical or virtual machine?
It listens on the xpra port (14500) on all interfaces, as per the socket

> * Is the service non-persistent (i.e. run once at startup and exit)?

More information here:


> Hope to get help from someone.

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