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Re: KDM/X authorization problems on a laptop

On Sun, Sep 07, 2003 at 12:12:27AM +0200, Kjetil Kjernsmo wrote:
> so I set 
> DISPLAY=:0.0
> export DISPLAY 
> and then go 
> xhost +
> which says 
> Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
> Xlib: Client is not authorized to connect to Server
> xhost:  unable to open display ":0.0"
> uh, so it won't even let root do that... 
most network connections give a shit about the user they come from, if
he cannot prove who he is. ;)
export XAUTHORITY=~kjetil/.Xauthority

i don't expect this to help with the real problem, though.


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