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Re: single linux box on dsl?



On May 13, 2004 at 17:14, Satish Balay in a soothing rage wrote:

>On Thu, 13 May 2004, Jeff Vian wrote:
>
>> I have done some trying to get X forwarding running via ssh.
>> 
>> I use cygwin to log in from my work pc via ssh to my linux box but as 
>> yet have been unable to get the X forwarding to cooperate even after 
>> trying all the steps listed on the various sites I found with google.
>> There is no firewall at issue here. I must be missing something subtle, 
>> but am at a loss as to what.
>> 
>> Can you provide any pointers/instructions on how you made this work 
>> properly.
>
># startup the X server
>bash# startxwin.sh
>
># make sure display is set correctly - or use the xterm that startxwin.sh started
>(xterm)# ssh -X remotemachine xterm
>
>Looks like cygwin is setup to use '127.0.0.1:0' by default instead of ':0'
Also make sure that the remote box has X11Forwarding on in
/etc/ssh/sshd_config.

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