[PLUG] Opening X app when su root

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Sat Sep 18 10:55:02 PDT 2004


On Sat, 18 Sep 2004, Kenneth G. Stephens wrote:

> This way you open your X windows only to your local machine.  Likewise you
> could add the your systems on your LAN, if you want by issuing:
>
> xhost +<host name>

Ken,

   According to 'man xhost' the plus is superfluous but the permissions can
be granted to either a host or a user. I tried 'xhost +root' and 'xhost
root' without success in running the spadmin app.

Thanks,

Rich

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