Re: X11 forwarding and DISPLAY variable
From: Bjorn Steensrud (bsteensr_at_csc.com)
To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2005 09:05:39 +0100
> I'm trying to connect a Linux remote X client to my local X server on my
> PC in a local network behind a router/firewall.
> The configuration is:
> (remote xclient) -> (remote ssh server) -> (local router with NAT) ->
> (local ssh telnet with X11 forwarding) -> (local x server)
Did you forget the -X in setting up the connection? I'm doing just that -
I think you need X11 forwarding on the remote ssh
server, too. I use
ssh -X email@example.com xclientprogram
and the client program window pops up.