Re: X forwarding and X11UseLocalhost
From: Darren Tucker (dtucker_at_zip.com.au)
Date: Mon, 29 Nov 2004 15:14:28 +1100 To: "Michael J. Barillier" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Michael J. Barillier wrote:
>>>>>>"dt" == Darren Tucker <email@example.com> writes:
> dt> Before you go poking around in the sshd source check that
> dt> "xhost add" doesn't do the localhost->hostname mapping (from
> dt> memory, I think some will do that).
> I hadn't been using xhost - that's the rub. With X11UseLocalHost
> DISPLAY on the remote side should be set to `:10.0' or something
> similar (depending upon the setting of X11DisplayOffset, which
> defaults to 10) and I won't need to allow the remote host access via
Oops, make that "xauth" not "xhost".
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