7.04: X11 remote display problem
peter.garrett at optusnet.com.au
Fri Nov 16 17:16:27 UTC 2007
On Fri, 16 Nov 2007 16:40:06 +0000
bill purvis <bil at beeb.net> wrote:
> I can access it fine using ssh, but when I
> try to open emacs or any other X applications I get
> Error: Can't open display: felix:0.0
> felix is my laptop, and I had remembered to type 'xhost +' first.
> Do I need to tell something, if so, what?
xhost + is not a good idea...
Have you tried
ssh -X you at your-server ?
man 1 ssh
-X Enables X11 forwarding. This can also be specified on a per-host
basis in a configuration file.
Is X forwarding enabled ?
$ grep -i forward /etc/ssh/sshd_config
"INX Is Not X" based on Ubuntu 7.04 Live CD: http://inx.maincontent.net
Screenshots slideshow: http://inx.maincontent.net/album/1.png.html
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