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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 172.31.73.3. then on ...
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    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 172.31.73.3.

    then on the client with ip 172.31.73.41 which is a fedora 10 machine
    i m writing the following commands

    xhost +172.31.73.3

    telnet 172.31.73.3 or ssh 172.31.73.3

    after logging in

    export DISPLAY=172.31.73.41:0.0
    nam

    then i m getting the error as

    nam: couldn't connect to display "172.31.73.41:0.0"

    plzzz help...

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    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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