Re: running X on localhost with different user
On Wed, Mar 14, 2001 at 12:16:56AM -0800, Alan DuBoff wrote:
> Mike Fedyk wrote:
> > You can use the "xhost" command and enable access from the entire localhost.
> Yep, that is what I used to do on XFree86 3.3.x, and specifically I would
> xhost +localhost
oh, I didn't know that wouldn't work with 4.x
> Ah, I just figured it out...
> xhost +local:username
This looks really good. With 3.x you had to do some kind of key swap which
seemed kinda funky. Though, I didn't take the time to really check it out.
> does the trick...I guess XFree86 will only allow a specific user connect to X
> for security reasons????
Looks like a major improvement.
> Sorry for the waste of bandwidth...:-/
Yeah, we need to be able to get our mp3z and porn 0.001% faster!