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Re: cannot open display: localhost:0.0




On 9/23/18 1:06 PM, Étienne Mollier wrote:
On 9/23/18 2:59 PM, The Wanderer wrote:
On 2018-09-23 at 10:24, Grzesiek Sójka wrote:
On 9/23/18 10:30 AM, Étienne Mollier wrote:
Maybe try:

	xhost +LOCAL:
	DISPLAY=localhost:0.0 xterm

It does not work:

# xhost +LOCAL; DISPLAY=localhost:0.0 xterm
xhost:  bad hostname "LOCAL"

Did you try with '+LOCAL:' instead of '+LOCAL'?

The colon is important.

Indeed, furthermore if you need to do remote X, using X
forwarding through SSH should be preferred and won't require you
using “xhost” or removing “-nolisten” to Xorg parameters:

	ssh -YC user@remotehost

I do not need encryption since all machines are in the same network segment. So I prefer not to use ssh.

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