[CentOS] Xhosts file
sam at wa4phy.net
Sun Nov 20 15:52:29 UTC 2005
Kevin Krieser wrote:
>By default, there isn't a file. You can create it as root if desired. (in
>/etc). If I remember right, it should only be writable by root.
>Note, you can also create /etc/X1.hosts, /etc/X2.hosts, etc, if you desire
>to have multiple X servers running at any one time.
>From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf
>Of Sam Drinkard
>Sent: Saturday, November 19, 2005 8:20 PM
>To: CentOS mailing list
>Subject: [CentOS] Xhosts file
>I posted a question a few days back to see if anyone could tell me where
>the default X0.hosts file should/does reside. Searching the system
>turns up nothing, and did not find any info in any of the man pages,
>other than it would reside in /etc, but doesn't. Setting a host access
>permission does not become permanent, and I'd really like to find out
>where the thing should be so I can solve that little irritant.
Apparently something is unaware of the X0.hosts file created in /etc.
I've added my hosts IAW the standard format, i.e., INET: xx.xx.xx.xx but
it is not recognized. Manually adding a host with the xhost + command
does in fact create that host access, but as soon as X is restarted, it
goes away. Suggestions as to what next ?
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