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Re: XFree 4 connection prob


* Stephan Koch | Nextweb (stephan.koch@nextweb.de) wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have stumbled across the following problem after upgrading to X 4 on
> my Debian/woody box: I used to run a monitoring app on another host and
> had it displayed on my X server using the --display option.
> It worked just fine until I upgraded to X 4. Now everytime I start the
> program, it gives me the following error msg:
> _X11TransSocketINETConnect: Can't connect: errno = 111
> can't open display etc.

	X 4 is now configured not to listen on TCP by default. You
	should manually remove `-nolisten tcp' from the file
	`/etc/X11/xinit/xserverrc' or preferably use sshX11Forward (see

> after doing a netstat -a on my machine I noticed that X didn't listen
> on tcp port 6000 (like it is supposed to do?). I can't find an option
> in my XF86Config file or anything else that could make X behave this way...


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