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Red5 Pro File Authentication Validator


The Red5 Pro File Authentication Validator is the one of the default validators provided with the simple auth plugin. It uses a simple filesystem-based datastore to validate credentials.

The validator expects the default location of the file to be {RED5_HOME}/conf/simple-auth-plugin.credentials. However, a different file can also be specified using the validator's configuration options as long as the format is same.

This validator is best suited when only application connection level security is required and there is no need to handle publishers and subscribers separately.