Users

    Go to Settings -> Users, and in the upper right corner click on the NEW USER button. The "add user" window opens.

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    • LOGIN - user name. (example "testuser")
    • PASSWORD - password (example "87326848")
    • IP - user IP address.
    • COMMENT - comment (example "test user" )
    • TYPE - user type:
      • User - not access to web interface. The account is used only for authorization when viewing streams.
      • Observer - read-only access to web interface.
      • Administrator - full access.

    Authorizing users to view streams

    When enabled authorization http play (in tab Link) it is possible to use the built-in capabilities of Astra to limit the viewing of streams.

    It is possible to use tokens, IP restriction, login/password, connection limitation and the ability to set the date on which the user is active.

    Go to Settings -> Users, and in the upper right corner click on the NEW USER button. The "add user" window opens.
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    description:

    • LOGIN - user name (example "testuser")
    • PASSWORD - password (example "87326848")
    • COMMENT - comment (example "test user" )
    • TYPE - user type:
      • User - not access to web interface. The account is used only for authorization when viewing streams
      • Observer - read-only access to web interface
      • Administrator - full access
    • TOKEN - token-key (example "8732684ydbeb8")
    • IP - user IP address
    • STB - option reserved for middleware
    • EXPIRATION - you can set the date, until which the account is active
    • LIMIT CONNECTIONS - limit the number of connections for this account
    • PACKAGES -channel package

    examples of client authorization for HTTP Play:

    • http://server:8000/playlist.m3u8?auth=testuser:87326848 - HTTP Play, login and password
    • http://server:8000/playlist.m3u8?token=112277668833743 - HTTP Play, token