Re: X11 forwarding and DISPLAY variable

From: Bjorn Steensrud (bsteensr_at_csc.com)
Date: 10/14/05

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    To: secureshell@securityfocus.com
    Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2005 09:05:39 +0100
    
    

    Hi Bernd,

    > 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 user@home.server.name xclientprogram

    and the client program window pops up.

    Bjørn


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