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Old 10-25-2005, 11:04 AM   #1
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Problem withChanging DISPLAY environment variable to display on someone else's screen

Hello everyone,
I have two machines with IP addresses , .From M1 i ssh onto the M2 .Then i changed the DISPLAY env... Variable to to display on M2 screen .But iam unable to display on M2 from M1.Plz help me to get through this.I can display on M1 screen,What i want is to display on M2 screen.

And also, i excuted "xhost +" Command on M2 machine to clients can connect from any host.
Thanks ,

Last edited by wantsri; 10-25-2005 at 11:50 AM.
Old 10-25-2005, 11:14 AM   #2
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aking DISPLAY on m2 point to m1 ( would make an app run on m2 but display on m1 not m2. what exactly are you trying to do?


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