misc/113714: sshd: X11 Forwarding stopped working with the
olli at lurza.secnetix.de
Fri Jun 15 18:00:31 UTC 2007
The following reply was made to PR misc/113714; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Oliver Fromme <olli at lurza.secnetix.de>
To: freebsd-bugs at FreeBSD.ORG, bug-followup at FreeBSD.ORG, yuri at tsoft.com
Subject: Re: misc/113714: sshd: X11 Forwarding stopped working with the recent ?update
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2007 19:59:29 +0200 (CEST)
> I recently upgraded from 6.2-STABLE from few months ago to the
> current one. Also removed old and reinstalled again all packages.
> And X11 forwarding stopped working.
> After troubleshooting I figured out that with debug client prints
> the message: debug1: Remote: No xauth program; cannot forward with
> Turns out that sshd is looking for xauth in /usr/X11R6/bin and now
> all Xorg stuff goes into /usr/local/.
You should follow the procedure in /usr/ports/UPDATING for
updating your Xorg installation properly (see the entry at
Those instructions also include running the mergebase.sh
script which creates a compatibility symlink for you
(/usr/X11R6 -> /usr/local).
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