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Re: [SLE] export DISPLAY and xhost +
  • From: Ken Schneider <suselist@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 25 May 2004 14:12:07 -0400
  • Message-id: <1085508727.5159.38.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 2004-05-25 at 13:54, Anders Johansson wrote:
> On Tuesday 25 May 2004 19.43, Ken Schneider wrote:
> > On Tue, 2004-05-25 at 12:38, Anders Johansson wrote:
> > > On Tuesday 25 May 2004 18.33, Jerome R. Westrick wrote:
> > > > The command looks good... Just a minute I'll confirm that it
> > > > works on my machines...
> > > >
> > > > You are right, the command fails from SuSE 9.1 to SuSE 9.1...
> > >
> > > If you guys really want to use this,
> > > edit /etc/opt/kde3/share/config/kdm/Xservers and remove the "-nolisten
> > > tcp" from the X command lines in there. And yes, that is new for 9.1
> >
> > Can you explain another way to remote admin a machine (SCO) 2000 miles
> > away connected through a private WAN?
>
> SCO? Hmmmmmmm, oh well

Not my choice.

>
> ssh -X

Use it all the time

>
> NoMachine's NX
>
> VNC

Don't consider it as safe as ssh -X

>
> ssh command line

When possible.

>
> telnet command line

Not on your life or mine.

>
> webmin

Sometimes but not as safe as ssh -X and does not offer as much
functionality.

>
> IBM Patrol
>
> something else I'm sure I'm forgetting about,
>
> all depending on your level of experience and competence, funding, and your
> need for encryption


--
Ken Schneider
unix user since 1989
linux user since 1994
SuSE user since 1998 (5.2)



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