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Re: running X in a telnet session

Andrew Dwight Dixon wrote:

> Hi All,
> I'm using telnet to log into my desktop machine from my laptop and
> I would like to be able to run an application on the desktop machine and
> have the display be on the laptop.  After loging into the desktop and
> switching the DISPLAY variable:
>     >export DISPLAY=""
> I get this error message when I try to run a program:
> Xlib: connection to "" refused by server
> Xlib: Client is not authorized to connect to Server
> Application initialization failed: couldn't connect to display
> ""
> Any ideas?

xhost +          on notebook

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