[CentOS] ssh -Y X-forwarding?

Tue Jun 4 19:06:17 UTC 2013
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Tue, Jun 4, 2013 at 1:22 PM, zGreenfelder <zgreenfelder at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm a little lost as to wny you're using -XY; I'd expect either a -X
> or a -Y option; not both.

Mostly because neither worked separately either.

>      -Y      Enables trusted X11 forwarding.  Trusted X11 forwardings are not
>              subjected to the X11 SECURITY extension controls.

And I don't have any idea what that means....   So I usually just use -Y.

> do you get error messages if you run xauth by hand?

No, but now I see X-forwarding does work with other 6.x targets so it
must be something else missing on this host.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com