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

Sat Oct 29 11:28:27 UTC 2011
John Hodrien <J.H.Hodrien at leeds.ac.uk>

On Sat, 29 Oct 2011, John R Pierce wrote:

> well, there's the subtle clue that the first time you log onto a
> particular account with X forwarding, xauth prints a message about
> saving the .Xauth file....

Sure, but that means you're looking for absence of an info message (that you
typically don't care all that much about) to let you know something's wrong.
That's very easy to miss.