Re: how to use x11 forwarding?

From: Greg Wooledge (
Date: 09/24/04

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    To: Chris Cheshire <>

    On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 04:07:57PM -0700, Chris Cheshire wrote:
    > Sorry for the newbie question, but how do I get X11 forwarding to work?

    Enable X11Forwarding on the server.

    Use "ssh -X" on the client.

    Make sure the server *and* the client both have the "xauth" program in
    their respective ${PATH}s. (When you compiled OpenSSH, it should have
    told you what the server's $PATH would be... make sure xauth is in a
    directory in that $PATH.)

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