How to run GUI admin tools remotely?

Rashkae ubuntu at
Mon Jan 26 15:06:27 UTC 2009

Chris G wrote:

> Phew - we made it at last!  Thanks!  :-)
> It took me a little thought to realise that, after getting root on the
> garage machine I needed to do:-
>     ck-launch-session services-admin
> all as a single command, but once I'd done that I had what I wanted.

That's a little strange.  When I ran ck-launch-session by itself, it
created a new shell instance from which I could run the services admin
(or any other gnome gui tool.)  What does the output look like if you
run ck-launch and then do a ck-list-sessions?

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