[clug] Debian sarge, XFree4 and X11

Peter Barker pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Thu Mar 10 04:02:48 GMT 2005

On Thu, 10 Mar 2005, Paul Hampson wrote:

> > Where should I be looking if a remote server is unable to
> > open X11 displays on my new Debian sarge desktop? It seems
> > my old desktop starts up something that listens externally,
> > but there's no corresponding listener running on my sarge
> > desktop.

ps waux | grep -i 'nolisten'

If you find X is running with the "nolisten" option, then you need to
fix that :)

I can /never/ remember where to change the option and have to hunt it each
time... let me know if it is the problem and you can't find that....

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