Question - How to X Session on a local computer via remote computer

Miguel Angel Alvarez maacruz at
Mon Aug 18 09:11:55 PDT 2008

El Lunes 18 Agosto 2008, Linux escribió:
> I am working simulation involving multiple computers to execute. Trying
> to "control" the simulation from one computer. From the controlling
> computer, I would like to start a user x-session without having to
> physically log on to that computer. The purpose is to bring up different
> graphical displays on all the computers. I can do it as root.
You should have a look at vnc and FreeNX, both provide remote X. They most 
probably already come with your distro.

Don't see the world through a window, be open{source}minded, and be free :-)

More information about the xorg mailing list