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Re: SSH = X11 forwarding?

You probably need to run
xhost <address of server>
on the client machine.


Ryan Nowakowski wrote:
On Mon, Apr 17, 2006 at 04:35:37PM -0400, Curt Howland wrote:

Hi. Runnning up to date Sid, yes even with the Xorg v7. I'm trying the very simple "forward X11 over SSH" and it isn't working.

The remote and local /etc/sshd_config has "X11Forwarding yes" and "X11DisplayOffset 10", the /etc/ssh_config locally had
Host *
#   ForwardX11 no

so I changed that to "yes", removed the # and restarted sshd just in case that makes any difference.

The environment variable on the far end DISPLAY never gets set, which has allways (ok, several years ago) seemed to just happen when.



What do you see when you use verbose(ssh -v)?

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