[CentOS] C6: ssh X-forwarding does not work

Fri Oct 28 22:59:49 UTC 2011
Lorenzo Martínez Rodríguez <lorenzo at lorenzomartinez.es>

oooooopssss my fail! I have mistyped one character :(

[root at Carmen tmp]# rpm -qa| grep -i xorg-x11-xauth
[root at Carmen tmp]# rpm -qa|grep -i xorg-x11-auth
[root at Carmen tmp]#

So, yes,.. I have that packet installed! Sorry for the misunderstood. 
Just the lack of one "x" started the flame.

El 29/10/11 00:56, Lorenzo Martínez Rodríguez escribió:
> El 28/10/11 10:30, John Hodrien escribió:
>> On Fri, 28 Oct 2011, Steve Brooks wrote:
>>> I have a few "sl6.1" worstations that do not have "xorg-x11-xauth"
>>> installed and it does *not* seem to appear in the repos. Yet
>>> X11-Forwarding works fine.
>> It's in the base repos for SL, so it definitely should be appearing.  Without
>> a functioning xauth, I've never seen functional X forwarding.
>> I would be interested to know what ssh -Yv that-host-without-xauth shows.
>> Without xauth I get:
>> debug1: Remote: No xauth program; cannot forward with spoofing.
> I execute next command and, without xorg-x11-xauth packet installed, it
> works perfectly.
> ssh -X -C -c blowfish-cbc,arcfour -Y -l root
>> jh
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