Re: Some servers do not forward X11, but I do not know why.

On 12/7/05, Young, Randy <RWYoung@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> The first question I have is did you set xhost to allow the other server
> in? Normally setting "xhost +" is not a good idea, it's a security
> hole, so I usually do "xhost servername" to allow it in, and when done I
> "xhost -servername" to remove it.

I'd like to add that this will help only in case the older xhost-type
authentication is used. The newer method is xauth.