Re: xdm problems...
On Fri, 14 Nov 1997, Jan Echternach wrote:
>On 14 November 1997, Sten Anderson <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Another workaround is:
>> cp /home/USER/.Xauthority /root/
>Or to set XAUTHORITY to point to the user's .Xauthority. I've done this
>with my "xterm -e root", and it works pretty well (unfortunately I
>can't tell you how exactly I did it, because it was at my home system;
>I used some sh -c, su -c and exec's).
Thw workaround i use is to install ssh and let do x forwarding with just
ssh -l root localhost
As a bonus you get enrypted remote sessions if your paranoid :)
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