Find More Posts by eeekster 03-12-2012, 10:12 PM #7 jefro Moderator Registered: Mar 2008 Posts: 15,282 Rep: should be hostfile not host file. newbiesforever View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by newbiesforever 04-07-2012, 04:06 AM #13 anticapitalista Member Registered: May 2005 Location: Greece I installed ratcat on machineB but was not able to start it (startx /usr/bin/ratpoison -- :1, as stated on http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/Ratpoison did not work; error: no server "/usr/bin/Xgl" in PATH and there Furniture name for waist-high floor-sitting shelf cabinet thing Teenage daughter refusing to go to school How does Gandalf end up on the roof of Isengard? navigate here
It's on local host in a very normal terminal window. Sep 16 '11 at 18:30 I use Ubuntu 10.04, Linux Mint 11 or Mac OS X 10.7. eeekster View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Visit eeekster's homepage! lorsenDecember 29th, 2009, 02:19 PMWhat you pasted was different than what I wrote. http://superuser.com/questions/310197/how-do-i-fix-a-cannot-open-display-error-when-opening-an-x-program-after-sshi
The best thing to do is: - kill the window system - log off the terminal - log on as root - startx - do your thing You will HAVE to Nethertheless I tried something: [email protected]:~> ssh machineB [email protected]:~> screen [email protected]:~> konsole
Infact opening gparted from the application menu has the same result. –d_inevitable Apr 26 '15 at 16:53 You shouldn't have to use gksu to run GParted. verigoth View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by verigoth 03-12-2012, 08:51 PM #6 eeekster Member Registered: Oct 2011 Posts: 163 Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the If you still get the "cannot open display" error, set the DISPLAY variable as shown below. $ export DISPLAY='IP:0.0' Note: IP is the local workstation's IP where you want the GUI
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started Also I have noticed that it is only happening for one of my two users on the system, not the other. Be careful with xhost That only adds permission for localhost; it does not cause the X server to start listening on an IP socket. https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=191251 I connected by SSH and couldn't launch Gtk programs (plain X11, like "xeyes", worked however).
Link Pavi October 17, 2011, 6:03 am Really good information. In the first case it is the name of the terminal but that may be that hostname file is not set. An effort was made to declare a safe subset of the protocol that would impede deployment of key-sniffers and similar. share|improve this answer edited Jul 10 '12 at 21:28 slhck 127k38322366 answered Jul 10 '12 at 21:26 Oracle2066 211 add a comment| up vote 2 down vote If you have this
Polyglot Anagrams Robbers' Thread Do we know Ford's old name? http://askubuntu.com/questions/614387/gksu-gtk-warning-cannot-open-display-0 I can ssh from machineA to machineL and from machineL to machineB. Using the eval command twice Find a mistake in the following bogus proof Will I get the same result if I use 18-55mm lens at 55mm (full zoom) and 55-200mm lens Another file that defines environment variables is /etc/environment.
share|improve this answer edited Jan 28 '13 at 11:18 VedVals 1,29342040 answered Jan 28 '13 at 9:20 Geert 111 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote I found that xauth http://rinfix.com/ubuntu-cannot/ubuntu-cannot-open-consolekit-session.html Set it and your terminal ought to then say the name and the ending such as myscreen:0 or on some systems myscreen:0.0 Then run xeyes -diaplay myscreen:0 It doesn't matter what https://help.ubuntu.com/community/FreeNX Also nice is that there are linux and windows clients available. How can I claim compensation?
Read more about Ramesh Natarajan and the blog. My cat sat on my laptop, now the right side of my keyboard types the wrong characters Does an Eldritch Knight's war magic allow Extra Attacks? Output of /tmp/.X11-unix/ directory on remote machine can be seen below: # ls -la /tmp/.X11-unix/ total 0 drwxrwxrwt 2 root root 40 Dec 9 15:44 . his comment is here google xauth howto comes up with a lot of references Link thib June 25, 2010, 11:53 am Unless the network environment is entirely controlled, xhost is a very bad idea .
Furthermore you can check the options ForwardX11 and ForwardX11Trusted in your /etc/ssh/ssh_config. If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place! Follow us on Google+ Follow us on Twitter Become a fan on Facebook Support Us Support this blog by purchasing one of my ebooks.
Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest Is adding the ‘tbl’ prefix to table names really a problem? Or xterm could be a script. ¹ Or whatever the value of X11DisplayOffset is in the server configuration, but it's hardly ever changed from the default. This might happen if you've changed your login shell to screen (a cute idea in theory, but not practical) and you have a shell initialization file that forcibly sets DISPLAY inside
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In this case, which host's IP will be considered for opening sites?mine or accessed? Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display:0X11 Forwarding Error:0ssh X11 forwarding not working, Can't open display: localhost:11.0 Hot Network Questions Calculating ...5(5+4(4+3(3+2(2+1(1))))) Why does top 50% need a -50% translate offset? More information here: http://freshmeat.net/articles/the-antidesktop Edit: I thought I would share one thing about the above arrangement. But not for X11.
Output of strace xterm is following: # strace xterm execve("/usr/bin/xterm", ["xterm"], [/* 16 vars */]) = 0 brk(0) = 0x9e50000 access("/etc/ld.so.nohwcap", F_OK) = -1 ENOENT (No such file or directory) mmap2(NULL, But not for X11. It's$ echo $DISPLAY :0for my first X server and$ echo $DISPLAY :1for the other one I'm running.How exactly do you start X?I start manually,startx Offline Pages: 1 Index »Newbie Corner »Gtk-WARNING