[nSLUG] displaying graphics remotely via xterm
mspencer at tallships.ca
Thu Jun 8 15:59:05 ADT 2006
Chris Jordan quoth:
> ssh -X torch.cs.dal.ca matlab
> but I am getting the following error:
> Warning: No xauth data; using fake authentication data for X11
> forwarding. [....]
Is it possible that you have to do "xhost +torch.ca.dal.ca"?
I just tried this, doing ssh -X to an Athena mit.edu host; doing xhost
+hostname on the local machine; then emacs & on the remote host's
command line. Emacs started up okay in a new window on my home box.
(A little tedious waiting for X over ssh over dialup, so I didn't give
the connection a serious workout.)
I do have a /tmp/.X11-unix/XO file that's empty. It's always there.
I never tried to figure out what it did or when.
Possible further help:
"xauth -v list" might or might not offer some insight.
Michael Spencer Nova Scotia, Canada .~.
mspencer at tallships.ca /( )\
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