[clug] remoting Mozilla over X

Martijn van Oosterhout kleptog at svana.org
Tue Feb 15 10:57:52 GMT 2005

I don't know for sure, but Mozilla can use the X protocol to find
itself. IOW, if you have a Mozilla running on your own machine but
hidden, starting it remotely might trigger it locally. Just a wild
guess though.

Or if some program is watching for the signal? and triggering it for

Hope this helps,

On Tue, Feb 15, 2005 at 08:44:16PM +1100, Tony and Robyn Lewis wrote:
> If I ssh into a box, with X forwarding, and try to remote back a mozilla
> browser, it seems to launch one from the local machine.  I've had it
> happen on Debian testing (as of now) and RH9.
> Don't know why, don't know how, don't know if deliberate.  Any clues?
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