[SATLUG] Remote Control of your home computer

c P sargonemail at gmail.com
Mon Oct 25 20:14:43 CDT 2010


>On 10/24/2010 04:34 PM, Othniel Graichen wrote:
>> I do and its Simple:
>> ssh -X -l walt box
>> where walt is the user name you want to use on the server called "box"
>> specifying -X switch allows you to run X apps like nautilus
>> remotely.
>> Do not use xhost for any reason.
>> Once you have ssh into the remote server you may run xterm or gnome-terminal
>> which allows multiple sessions at click of a mouse.  Also konsole for kde.
>> Launching X apps is done in the background with&
>> ssh is the solution.
...

Unless X forwarding is turned off as an ssh option.
Using traditional unix, xauthority && shell redirection over a
netcat/ncat/socat or openssl connection will accomplish the same thing.

Craig


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