Submit Hint Search The Forums LinksStatsPollsHeadlinesRSS
14,000 hints and counting!

Click here to return to the 'What about an xdm session?' hint
The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. This site is not responsible for what they say.
What about an xdm session?
Authored by: bluehz on Apr 18, '04 09:38:21AM

I have a headless (no monitor) linux server (slackware) on our lan that I occasionally like to run some gui app from. How can I use this technique to do this sort of thing? I am currently launching Apple X11, then from Apple X11 I ssh -X user@linux into the linux box, then I can launch gui apps that show up on the OS X box monitor. That works fine - but I would like to streamline the process and do it all in one step if possible.

[ Reply to This | # ]