ssh login fails to set $DISPLAY

Doran L. "Fozz" Barton fozz at
Mon Nov 14 00:51:53 MST 2011

On 11/13/2011 11:10 AM, Charles Curley wrote:
> I have three Debian 6.0.x machines, two virtual. The third, dragon, runs
> XFCE. I can log into the third machine, but cannot get X to work.
> $DISPLAY is not set for root or for a regular user.

And does it still not work when you do an 'ssh -Y' to connect to the third

Doran L. Barton - Hypermoo Inc. - <fozz at> - 801-520-9875
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