So I have to login to my home server from remote locations from time to time and I do this using SSH and usually Putty for Windows unless I am on a linux machine. Some of the items that I would like/need to run are X applications. I have X11 forwarding turned on on the server but yet I still get the following error whenever I attempt to run an application over ssh:
Now if I enter this first:Quote:
Xlib: connection to "localhost:10.0" refused by server
Xlib: PuTTY X11 proxy: wrong authentication protocol attempted
Error: Can't open display: localhost:10.0"
export DISPLAY=localhost:10.0 XAUTHORITY=~/.Xauthority
I get this error:
I have tried googling this but I haven't found anything useful. Anyone run into this and have you been able to fix it?Quote:
X connection to localhost:10.0 broken (explicit kill or server shutdown).