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RE: [SLUG] Remote X login on RH 7.1
- To: "'Jill Rowling'" <Rowling@xxxxxxxxxx>, "Slug (E-mail)" <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: RE: [SLUG] Remote X login on RH 7.1
- From: "Booth, Christopher (Aus) - ATP" <Christopher.Booth@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri Aug 31 13:38:01 2001
This is how I do it.
I ssh/telnet/rsh to the Linux machine from the NT box (usually use
Once in, on the Red Hat machine, I type xhost +ipaddressofNT
Then I type xterm -sb -display ipaddressofNT:0
as a simple way to get an xterm up in display 0 on the NT box
I do this on my mandrake 8 box when connecting from NT using Chameleon's
Xofftware or WeirdX java X-windows server.
From: Jill Rowling [mailto:Rowling@xxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Friday, August 31, 2001 12:53 PM
To: Slug (E-mail)
Subject: [SLUG] Remote X login on RH 7.1
I've just set up a small server for some engineers here. We are planning to
have two or three people using the thing for digital FPGA simulations.
Hardware is Intel (Coppermine); OS is RH 7.1.
So far I have been able to set it up OK with telnet but am presently having
some difficulty with X11.
The engineers are using Hummingbird Exceed on NT.
I haven't used xinetd before and it's a bit different to what I'm used to...
however I think I have enabled all the services I need, and did a kill -USR1
[pid for xinetd].
Here are the logs from my attempted X login (from a Hummingbird-initiated
Aug 31 12:16:06 rb-01120 in.rexecd: connect from rb-01103.ali
Aug 31 12:16:06 rb-01120 in.rexecd: login from rb-01103.ali as rowling
but the display never makes it to the Hummingbird session.
I'm using the same Hummingbird setup as I do for the Suns, and they have no
problem with it.
What do you think I may have omitted?
Jill Rowling, Snr Des. Eng. & Unix System Administrator
Eng. Systems Dept, Aristocrat Technologies Australia
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