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NameServer Application

NameServer is useful to configure your different deployed regions or clusters. So load balancing is done at another level.

Configuration

Photon NameServer can be configured using "deploy\Nameserver.json" file. In this file, simply add 'nodes' where each node should represent a working MasterServer application.

{
  "Nodes": [
    // -----------------Realtime Public EU---------------------------------------
    {
      "Region": "EU",
      "IpAddress": "127.0.0.1",
      "IpAddressIPv6": "::1",
      "Hostname": "localhost"
    },
  ]
}

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Custom Authentication

Custom authentication on the NameServer has two out-of-the-box providers: Facebook and Steam. Custom authentication for the NameServer can be configured using "deploy\NameServer\bin\Photon.NameServer.dll.config".

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