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Old 03-14-2008, 03:46 PM   #1
TNWestTex
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X DISPLAY Connection Problems -current


The historical sequence for running selected processes as root on user kde session do not work with updates of 3/12. In terminal window

xhost +192.168.1.12
su -
<passwd>
export DISPLAY=:0.0
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No gui processes will connect to the display. I typically use this process to transfer files from a ntfs formatted usb drive such as the updates to SLACKWARE for a system that doesn't have network access. As of now I have to start another vt and log in as root to access the drive. If I set that session as display :1.0 I can do

emacs . -d :1.0

from the original and get it displayed.

Robert McBroom
 
Old 03-15-2008, 07:16 AM   #2
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Hi,
I guess the 192.168.1.12 is your localhost. Then you should use xhost +local:, otherwise run X server without -nolisten tcp flag (search in kdmrc for kdm x login manager).
 
  


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