Re: xhostFrom: Andrew Hobson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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From: Andrew Hobson <email@example.com> To: Trevor Fiatal <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 31 May 2002 12:03:52 -0400
Trevor Fiatal <email@example.com> writes:
> I'd like to point out that this works for just about everything except
> Java AWT-based applications. Unfortunately, many software and hardware
> vendors who rewrote their installation and/or management GUI apps in Java
> over the last few years used AWT, thus rendering these apps unusable when
> X11-forwarded via SSH. I've run into quite a few instances of this, even
> in stuff released in the last 6 months.
Interesting. I've never heard of that problem. Have you tried VNC?
You can tunnel that via SSH. I've used VNC to good effect, especially
with clients that only support 8 bit color displays when I have a 24