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Re: Two Kmail users in one X session

Am Donnerstag, 14. März 2002 13:21 schrieb Jarno Elonen:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to make a shortcut/script/program that would start Kmail as
> another user (and thus open the corresponding mailbox) in my own KDE
> session without having to type in the password.
 > Any better ideas on how to implement this?
> - Jarno

What about creating an executable icon with the following command
in it (you need to enable X-forwarding in sshd.conf for this):

ssh -X user2:password@localhost -f kmail (untested)

I think that you can even set the window title to User2 by using kdeinit
with some options.


Dr. Olaf Stetzer
Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe
Institut für Meterologie und Klimaforschung
Atmosphärische Aerosole (IMK III) - http://imk-aida.fzk.de
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