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Champion Admin [Connecting a Client to a Server]
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 DarkLight can be run in either //​Standalone//​ mode as a self-contained executable on one system, or in //​Client/​Server//​ mode where the server executable runs on one machine and the client executable runs on a different machine. The workspace and all data is stored on the server and the client is used to configure the playbooks and and view results. DarkLight can be run in either //​Standalone//​ mode as a self-contained executable on one system, or in //​Client/​Server//​ mode where the server executable runs on one machine and the client executable runs on a different machine. The workspace and all data is stored on the server and the client is used to configure the playbooks and and view results.
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 +<​well><​wrap em>​New!</​wrap>​ We now also offer DarkLight Server as a Docker container. See the [[start:​docker]] page for details.</​well>​
  
 This page assumes you will be using a Linux system for the server. DarkLight Server does not run as a service, so we typically run the server using the ''​screen''​ application on Linux so the session can remain active even while disconnected from a terminal client. This page assumes you will be using a Linux system for the server. DarkLight Server does not run as a service, so we typically run the server using the ''​screen''​ application on Linux so the session can remain active even while disconnected from a terminal client.
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