5.3-BETA5 X weirdness
scottl at samsco.org
Sat Sep 25 17:29:46 PDT 2004
Guy Middleton wrote:
> I'm seeing some X weirdness on 5.3-BETA5.
> Running X, I ssh to some other machine (doesn't matter what, the machine
> happens to be running 5.1-RELEASE). Then run xterm on the remote machine. If
> I left-mouse-button select text in the xterm window, and the
> middle-mouse-button drop it in any other window, I get this error:
> X Error of failed request: BadAtom (invalid Atom parameter)
> Major opcode of failed request: 18 (X_ChangeProperty)
> Atom id in failed request: 0x104
> Serial number of failed request: 151
> Current serial number in output stream: 153
> Any idea how to fix?
Are you tunneling X over ssh? try using 'ssh -y'.
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