Running X without a videocard
freebsd at celestial.com
Tue Nov 18 16:19:53 PST 2008
On Tue, Nov 18, 2008, Gary Hartl wrote:
>I am running FBSD-stable 6.0 on some Sun Netra X1's so it is sparc64.
>There is no video card on these puppies. But I seem to recall that we ran
>solaris X using WinAXE or VNC or something like that
>I'm wondering if it is possible to do the same with FBSD.
You should be able to run X clients on the remote machine easily
via ssh. There's no requirement for video cards, only that the
appropriate X11 software be installed on the remote system.
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