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Re: Root login in graphical enviroment

On Thu, 2002-08-01 at 12:13, Kirk Strauser wrote:
> At 2002-08-01T03:46:18Z, Crispin Wellington <crispin@aeonline.net>
> >> interesting. i must admit that xauth is way too mysterious for me
to know
> >> how to fix that. but maybe someone knows why mine works and yours
> >> doesn't...
> > Because you've gone and done xhost +localhost like you shouldn't
> It worked for me, too, and:
>     $ xhost
>     access control enabled, only authorized clients can connect
> So much for that theory.  :)

WTF?? Now Im flumoxed :) How is your X authenticating you? Are you using
some xauth -nmerge script?


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