On Wed, 2008-12-31 at 13:02 -0500, Lowell Gilbert wrote: > No, Stan is right; an X server is only needed on the machine that > actually hosts the display. > > The xauth error message are indicating the problem, but I don't > know what they're telling us. The hostname should probably be > "localhost", and sshd_config is set up to do that by default. >
Right. The host is hosting the display -- his Linux machine is the client *to* the Xserver. -- Glen Barber "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." - Benjamin Franklin _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"