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Exporting display Error

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Exporting display Error


i am using Hp-ux=11i v3 on Hp-90xxxx server, now i want to export display to my workstation which is on XP-os,

i am also using Xmanager to get display to my workstation/pc, the error is

"/usr/bin/X11/xterm Xt error: Can't open display:localhost:10.0"


on my server X11Forwarding is On in sshd_config

but i am unable to set display variable from the following command

export DISPLAY=localhost:0.0




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Re: Exporting display Error

I don't think "localhost" is correct, must be the IP of your PC, right?

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Re: Exporting display Error

>I am unable to set display variable from the following command: export DISPLAY=localhost:0.0


I use reflectionX, putty and ssh.  I have my DISPLAY automatically set to localhost:X.  Where X is different each time.


>I don't think "localhost" is correct?


It is for me.

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Re: Exporting display Error