Web-Based Guacamole tool

Guacamole website: https://guacamole.incubator.apache.org/

Create database for Guacamole: (DB name is guacamole_db)

$ mysql -u root -p

mysql> create database <strong>guacamole_db</strong>;

mysql> grant all privileges on <strong>guacamole_db</strong>.* to [email protected] identified by 'secure password';

mysql> flush  privileges;

Initializing the MySQL database

$ docker run --rm guacamole/guacamole /opt/guacamole/bin/initdb.sh --mysql > initdb.sql

$ mysql -u guacamole_user -p <strong>guacamole_db</strong> < initdb.sql

Create my-guacd docker container

$ docker run --name my-guacd -d guacamole/guacd

Create my-guacamole docker container

docker run --name my-guacamole \

  --link my-guacd:guacd \

  -e MYSQL_HOSTNAME=${DB_HOST} \

  -e MYSQL_PORT=${DB_PORT} \

  -e MYSQL_DATABASE=${DB_NAME} \

  -e MYSQL_USER=${DB_USER} \

  -e MYSQL_PASSWORD=${DB_PASS} \

  -d -p 8080:8080 guacamole/guacamole

Test:

http://<server ip>:8080/guacamole/

Logs:

$ docker logs my-guacamole

Behind apache proxy:

<Location /guacamole/>

    Order allow,deny

    Allow from all

    ProxyPass http://HOSTNAME:8080/guacamole/ flushpackets=on

    ProxyPassReverse http://HOSTNAME:8080/guacamole/

</Location>

<Location /guacamole/websocket-tunnel>

    Order allow,deny

    Allow from all

    ProxyPass ws://HOSTNAME:8080/guacamole/websocket-tunnel

    ProxyPassReverse ws://HOSTNAME:8080/guacamole/websocket-tunnel

</Location>

Written on March 31, 2017