[NBLUG/talk] Re: talk Digest, Vol 3, Issue 21
sjs at sonic.net
Sat Jun 19 22:15:23 PDT 2004
> Hi, Steve:
> Do you have X Forwarding enabled in your /etc/ssh/ssh_config file?
> (That's where it is in my Fedora Core 2 machine.) I'm not sure if
> that's what you need but it sounds close. There should be a line in
> that file that says: 'ForwardX11 yes'.
> This allows you to run x programs from the remote screen and they
> display on your local machine. I use it all the time (or I used to,
> before I broke my wireless setup; see my earlier wireless posts). I
> would ssh into my desktop and run OpenOffice or some other program
> from the remote machine. To do this I never had to set the display,
> it just worked.
> Hope that helps!
> Dave Sisley
> dsisley at arczip.com
Works perfectly. First try i changed no to yes in the config
file but didn't remove # at front of line. (duh)
Wish I could help with your wireless, but somehow I just pluged
in the card (Linksys WPC11 I think, and SuSE 9.1 on old Sony
PGC-F630) and it mostly works.
Thanks a Zillion!
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