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  1. #1

    X-window export

    i m trying to export my graphical window through telnet or ssh both...

    i have set

    xhost +
    on the server which is UBUNTU 9.04 with ip

    then on the client with ip which is a fedora 10 machine
    i m writing the following commands

    xhost +

    telnet or ssh

    after logging in

    export DISPLAY=

    then i m getting the error as

    nam: couldn't connect to display ""

    plzzz help...

  2. #2
    Linux Guru coopstah13's Avatar
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    Nov 2007
    NH, USA
    you shouldn't need to do any of those things

    if your SSH server has x forwarding enabled, you simply need to just SSH in with the -X parameter, and it should just work (tm)

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