Re: Problems setting xhosts...
Ignacio Más Ivars <email@example.com> wrote:
>How do I add permanently the root user in my machine so that everything
>I run in the root window has rights to access the display?!?!
Don't use xhost - instead, either
'export XAUTHORITY=/home/youruser/.Xauthority' when you su to root, or
make /root/.Xauthority a symbolic link to the .Xauthority in your normal
'dpkg -p xbase-clients' says:
- xhost, a very dangerous program that you should never use;
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]