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 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >> interesting. i must admit that xauth is way too mysterious for me
> >> 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?