ssh tunneling for a newbie :)
jcristau at debian.org
Wed Aug 11 17:04:13 PDT 2010
On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 12:47:15 -0700, Mark Wagner wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 11:47, Markus Strobl <mstrobl2 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> >> try
> >> 1)ssh -Y instead of -X
> >> 2)make sure server is allowing to forward X connections (sshd_config)
> >> it is often disabled by paranoid sysadmins...
> > 3: Allow the connection on the client side. Easiest way is "xhost +" which
> > allows any server to display on your client. Optionally you can restrict what
> > servers are allowed (see man xhost).
> 4) Make sure the X server is configured to accept network connections.
> Some distros start X with the "-nolisten tcp" option, which disables
> TCP networking.
That's not needed for ssh tunneling. Don't do it.
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