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Old 12-14-2004, 01:16 AM   #1
gopalkasat
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Display of Unix Machine on a PCQ Linux Machine


hi

I have PCQ-Linux 2004 installed on my desktop computer. I am trying to connect to a Unix server X-window session from my desktop. I am using telnet. I am able to login in the server but when i try to get the display of the server on my desktop i get the message like

Error: can't open display

can anyone help me for this

pls if anyone have any solution pls pls reply with detials

Its urgent for me
 
Old 12-14-2004, 02:37 AM   #2
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On the Unix server you must run:
Code:
export DISPLAY=xx.xx.xx:0.0
where xx.xx.xx is the IP of you Linux box
On your Linux box you give:
Code:
xhost +yy.yy.yy
yy.yy.yy is the IP of the Unix server (you can also use the name of the host).
 
  


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