Re: Permission to run chrooted X-apps remotely as user root
On Fri, Nov 12, 2004 at 02:48:46AM -0800, David Liontooth wrote:
> This is not really an amd64 topic, aside from the fact that pure64
> creates the need for
> a chroot. The issue is X11 permissions within an ia32 chroot.
First off, never run a X11 app as root.
Second, once you ignore the warning above, issue:
xauth merge /home/<your login>/.Xauthority
as root. This will add your credentials to root credentials.
That should solve the problem.
Imagine a large red swirl here.