[ubuntu-uk] Sending Gnome popup notifications over a network...

Dave Walker davewalker at ubuntu.com
Fri Jan 11 00:56:41 GMT 2008

Chris Smith wrote:
> Joshua Scotton wrote:
>> I was getting the same error message until I changed this part 
>> XAUTHORITY=~owner_of:0/.Xauthority;
>> to 
>> XAUTHORITY=/home/user/.Xauthority;
>> where user was the username of the person logged on and using screen :0
>> then it worked a treat
> Yeah the "~owner_of:0" needed to be changed to the user logged in on
> screen :0 ie. for myself it would be "~chris/.Xauthority"

Surely this can be substituted with XAUTHORITY=$HOME/.Xauthority ?

Kind Regards,
Dave Walker

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