Remote X Apps
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Thu Mar 10 22:12:05 UTC 2005
Ben Edwards schrieb:
> Been trying to run a remote aplication. I.e. I have been using ssh to
> conect to a remote PC on our network and running gkrellm on the remote
> computer with the GUI coming up on my local PC.
> So on the local machene I have tried
> xhost +192.168.x.x
> or just
> xhost +
> and on the remote computer doing
> gkrellm -display 192.168.7.252
> I have tried appending :0 and :0.0 to the end but always get the error
> (gkrellm:24422): Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display:
> Any idea what I am doing wrong?
Is the remote computer an X-less installation? I think that you also
need some X library packages on the remote pc. Perhaps try install the
package "xbase-clients" and its dependencies.
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