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Re: remote x via ssh question



on Mon, Jan 01, 2001 at 05:17:16PM -0500, David B . Harris (dbarclay10@yahoo.ca) wrote:
> To quote kmself@ix.netcom.com,
> > How are you invoking ssh?  You have to specify -X to forward X11
> > connections, or specify on a per-host basis in your configuration
> > file.
> > 
> > Does the remote SSH daemon allow X11 forwarding?  Some daemons now
> > deny this by default.  Both client *and* server must enable X11
> > forwarding.
> > 
> > Are you invoking ssh from a shell which has an appropriate $DISPLAY
> > value in the first place?
> > 
> 
> I'm not sure, but does xhost also need to be invoked to allow a remote
> ssh-tunneled X app to connect?

No.

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