With ssh it works, both with -Y and -X, but I need this to work also with regular telnet.
Thanks, On Thu, Nov 16, 2006 at 11:53:18AM -0800, Garrett Cooper wrote: > Alain G. Fabry wrote: > >Hey, > > > >I've just installed KDE 4.5.3 on a FreeBSD 6.1 system. > > > >I'm having problem getting an x-window from another PC when I'm connected > >to that PC via telnet (with ssh -X .... everything works fine) > > > >When I telnet to the other machine and export/setenv my DISPLAY > >environment towards the display I'm telnetting from, I get the following > >error. > > > >xterm Xt error: Can't open display: 10.0.0.250:0.0 > > > >I've already tried to change the kdmrc by removing the -nolisten tcp or > >commenting out > > > >ServerArgsLocal=-nolisten tcp > > > >but this does not seem to work either....when I reboot, it even undoes all > >the changes I've made to the file (as root) > > > >Anybody can give me some advise on what I need to do to accept incoming > >x11 requests. > > > >x11 packets are received (seen by a tcpdump) but it just does not want to > >work. > > > >Just for you info, I did not forget the xhost + > > > >Thanks in advance. > Try ssh -Y instead of ssh -X. ssh -X was deprecated some time ago due to > security concerns I believe over trusted hosts and X11 forwarding > (Google that particular flag because there are a lot of discussion items > out there about this). > -Garrett > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"