stock ssh config problems
rdieter at math.unl.edu
Wed Dec 21 16:24:00 UTC 2005
Jack Howarth wrote:
> Is anyone else having trouble getting ssh to tunnel X11-forwarding?
> On MacOS X the following works flawlessly...
> 1) Enable the Remote Login service (ssh) on remote.foo.bar
> 2) On local.foo.bar execute...
> xhost +remote.foo.bar
Not(shouldn't be?) required if using X-forwarding. As a matter of fact,
by manually doing this (and setting DISPLAY below), you are effectively
disabling ssh's tunnelled X-forwarding.
> ssh -X -l username remote.foo.bar
You may want to try the -Y option for "trusted" x forwarding
> 3) once logged into remote.foo.bar via ssh execute...
> setenv DISPLAY local.foo.bar:0.0
Not(shouldn't be?) required if using X-forwarding.
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