On POSIX systems, the default display name is stored in your DISPLAY environment variable. thomas says: September 5, 2009 at 1:55 pm "Assuming you have not set DISPLAY anywhere, you should be able to connect using SSH tunnelling without any special steps. I'll look into it ASAP. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 11. weblink
Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 6. Please type your message and try again. I tried setting the display to 0.0 and leaving it blank - didn't work at all. C.
The xhost must be issued by the first user - the one that owns the screen. Open GUI applications in that host After opening ssh connection to the remote host as explained above, you can open any GUI application which will open it without any issue. Do not set the DISPLAY variable on the client. sorry! -rob. [ Reply to This | # ] A better way...
You would be better of to use this setting in sshd_config and restart the ssh service. Plant a seed take back the Internet! If step 6 outputs anything other than "localhost:xx.0", then your remote configuration is overriding the DISPLAY variable set by sshd on the remote side. Xclock Can't Open Display Redhat Jan 14, 2009 9:27 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Andamion, Andamion Jan 14, 2009 12:40 PM in response to Jeffrey Jones2 Level 1 (0 points) Jan
Why was the plane going to Dulles? X11uselocalhost So for me, ssh -X was just being ignored altogether If you aren't seeing "Requesting X11 Forwarding", but you do see the muxer reusing sessions; debug1: auto-mux: Trying existing master debug1: At least according to the same post credited above, these variables are set for you automatically. The SSH daemon should run on the remote machine as well!
You will need to restart the sshd (using terminal kill -9 pid, then run /usr/sbin/sshd) or restart the OS X box. Which root does FindRoot give? Error Can't Open Display Linux But maybe the debugging information will point you in another direction. Xhost Unable To Open Display Linux Authored by: PeterPan on Jan 14, '03 12:29:45PM Note that you need to manually edit your /private/etc/sshd_config and your /private/etc/ssh_config files to allow X-Fowarding (remove the # from the start of
X servers generally support the following types of connections: local The hostname part of the display name should be the empty string. It is a new MacPro and I set up the ssh connection from mac to mac via intranet. Please check rigorously before posting such an article for it would mislead several users on the web. http://webinweb.net/open-display/xhost-unable-to-open-display-ssh.html More discussions in Database Installation All PlacesDatabaseGeneral Database DiscussionsDatabase Installation This discussion is archived 7 Replies Latest reply on Jan 16, 2013 2:54 PM by EdStevens xhost unable to open display
This caused the symptoms reported here. Xclock Error Can't Open Display Aix If you're still having problems though, you can try setting $DISPLAY to your local box's IP: $ export DISPLAY='
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Made /etc/hosts readable by all, and it worked fine. –Daniel Mar 6 at 2:00 add a comment| up vote 6 down vote I had this problem with my CentOS KVM server, Larger, multi-user systems, however, frequently have several displays so that more than one person can be doing graphics work at once. Friday, February 3, 2012 Mac OSX - running xterm and X11 xhost: unable to open display So alright you have Mac OSX. Error Can't Open Display Xming Here's how to configure OSX to allow this (assuming you have Apple's release of X11 installed):Add a new rule to your firewall (System Prefs -> Sharing -> Firewall -> New) with
Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 8. DISPLAY not set. Here's the procedure using pico: In a terminal: pico ~/.ssh/config At the very top of the file, add the following 2 lines: Host unix.machine.name ForwardX11 yes You can also replace "unix.machine.name" this content Thomas thomas says: October 18, 2009 at 11:47 pm The reason for this hybrid solution is simple - it works!
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