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Re: XFree86 4.2 bug in Debian Testing

On Fri, 2002-11-08 at 11:42, Joseph Pingenot wrote:

> xhost is for working with connections coming over tcp.  :0.0 uses
>   a named socket (/tmp/Xsomething), and Debian's X servers don't listen
>   in on a tcp socket by default (security.  No chance of someone sniffing
>   your password if nobody can connect remotely!).  Thus, xhost won't work.

xhost + 'local:*'

David Stanaway

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