local/remote how to detect?

Bert Wesarg wesarg at informatik.uni-halle.de
Mon Jul 2 14:15:24 PDT 2007

Tiago Vignatti wrote:
> Bert Wesarg escreveu:
>> Hello All,
>> [ Maybe a FAQ ]
>> is it possible to reliable detect if me (the X client) is remote or local
>> to the X server?
> Maybe the 'xlsclients' tool. The first row of the output will tell which 
> machine the client is connected.
Thanks, indeed a nice tool. unfortunelatly the client i'm interested (a
motif one) is not even listed when all is running local (and yes I used
option -a and -l)! all other things like xmms, gkrellm are listed.


> regards

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