X Applications from remote system

Alexander Apprich A.Apprich at science-computing.de
Wed Nov 24 15:32:25 UTC 2004


Neil Marjoram wrote:
> Patrick,
> No sorry I meant by exporting the DISPLAY on the remote host and using 
> xhost on the local host. In some release in the past a bit extra 
> security was configured which stopped this by default, nd now I can't 
> remember what it is.
> Thanks,
> Neil.

on host "a" do

    xhost +b


    ssh -Y b

on host b do

    export DISPLAY=a:0

then start your X application




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