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Old 10-28-2005, 01:14 AM   #1
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Remote applications

How do I runs Redhat 9 GUI applications that I have remotely installed from a FC3 workstation. I tried running qfaxreader, a multi-page color and monochrome TIFF and fax viewer for linux installed on a RH9 faxserver and got the error :
"qfaxreader: cannot connect to X server" ..

I could previously run it confortably before upgrading my workstation from RH9 to FC3.
Old 10-28-2005, 05:14 AM   #2
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Let me get this straight: you're sitting at a RH9 box, you want to run programs on an FC3 box, and display the GUI on the RH6 box. Correct?

Enable X forwarding on the ssh connection (ssh -X).

hth --Jonas


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