B.12 IO Protocol Engine Tab

Use the attributes on the IO Protocol Engine tab to tune SGD smart card, serial port, and Windows client drive mapping (CDM) processes.

From the command line, use the Section D.17, “tarantella config list” command to list these settings, and the Section D.16, “tarantella config edit” command to edit these settings.

Changes to these attributes take effect for new Protocol Engines only. Existing Protocol Engines are not affected.

B.12.1 Packet Compression

Usage: Choose a compression setting option.


Whether an IO Protocol Engine uses data compression on a client connection.

Select On Slow Connection to enable the IO Protocol Engine to compress data if the connection is slow.

Command Line

Command option: --iope-compression auto | always | never

Usage: Specify a valid compression setting.

The following example enables data compression for slow client connections.

--iope-compression auto