Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-12 Thread Frank Shute
On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 03:18:07AM -0700, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: DISPLAY is not getting set in a remote shell started by ssh -X. $ echo $DISPLAY :0.0 $ ssh -X [server] 'echo DISPLAY=%$DISPLAY%' DISPLAY=%% How would I go about debugging this? DISPLAY _is_ set correctly

Solved: Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-12 Thread perryh
Mark Felder f...@feld.me wrote: On Tue, 12 Jul 2011 00:06:33 -0500, Michael Sierchio ku...@tenebras.com wrote: xauth not in your path? ssh -Y skips all auth stuff so you don't need xauth; he said that didn't work either :-( Well, apparently, even -Y needs xauth (which was not installed

Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-12 Thread perryh
Frank Shute fr...@shute.org.uk wrote: On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 03:18:07AM -0700, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: DISPLAY is not getting set in a remote shell started by ssh -X. ... Have you tried putting: DISPLAY=:0.0 in ~/.ssh/environment on the machine that's not setting DISPLAY

ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-11 Thread perryh
DISPLAY is not getting set in a remote shell started by ssh -X. $ echo $DISPLAY :0.0 $ ssh -X [server] 'echo DISPLAY=%$DISPLAY%' DISPLAY=%% How would I go about debugging this? DISPLAY _is_ set correctly on the ssh client -- I am running in an xterm there, and can successfully start

Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-11 Thread Mark Felder
This sounds silly, but what happens if you try ssh -Y Regards, Mark ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to

Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-11 Thread perryh
Mark Felder f...@feld.me wrote: This sounds silly, but what happens if you try ssh -Y Exactly the same thing as with -X, in either direction. It still fails with the 6.1 system as the ssh client, and works with the 6.1 system as the ssh server ___

Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-11 Thread Michael Sierchio
xauth not in your path? On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 4:46 AM, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: Mark Felder f...@feld.me wrote: This sounds silly, but what happens if you try ssh -Y Exactly the same thing as with -X, in either direction. It still fails with the 6.1 system as the ssh client, and

Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-11 Thread Mark Felder
On Tue, 12 Jul 2011 00:06:33 -0500, Michael Sierchio ku...@tenebras.com wrote: xauth not in your path? ssh -Y skips all auth stuff so you don't need xauth; he said that didn't work either :-( ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-11 Thread Eitan Adler
It still fails with the 6.1 system as the ssh client, and works with the 6.1 system as the ssh server Is X11Forwarding yes set in the server config of the failing direction? ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: ssh -X (X11 forwarding) not working from 6.1 to 8.1

2011-07-11 Thread perryh
Eitan Adler li...@eitanadler.com wrote: It still fails with the 6.1 system as the ssh client, and works with the 6.1 system as the ssh server Is X11Forwarding yes set in the server config of the failing direction? Both seem to be defaulted. On 6.1: $ egrep -C 2 X11Forwarding