Remote Desktop tool for FreeBSD

Mario Augusto Mania m3.bsd.mania at
Wed Jul 18 12:44:56 UTC 2007


2007/7/18, Chad Perrin <perrin at>:
> On Wed, Jul 18, 2007 at 11:06:01AM +0200, simon butsana wrote:
> > Hi Garett,
> >
> >   I apologize if you saw that as an offense. I never intended to hijack anyone's thread, and you will probably notice that I changed the subject (although I missed to remove the email body).
> >
> The key problem in this case seems to be that, rather than creating an
> email from scratch with the freebsd-questions address as the recipient,
> you hit "reply".  Emails actually kinda keep track of whether they're in
> response to other emails, ane which emails those are.  Many of us use
> mail clients that make use of that to enhance our ability to deal with
> email efficiently, and when you hit "reply" when you're starting a whole
> new discussion topic you end up with your email being slotted into a
> "thread" dedicated to a different topic.  As such, you end up "hijacking
> a thread".  Rule of thumb: Unless you're actually replying to something
> someone else said, don't use the "reply" button in your email client.
> As for your question: read up on "X forwarding" with the "ssh" tool.  If
> you need further help beyond that, *please* start a new thread and ask
> there.  I'll try to keep an eye out for such a thread so I can reply if I
> have some help to offer.
> --
> CCD CopyWrite Chad Perrin [ ]
> Baltasar Gracian: "A wise man gets more from his enemies than a fool from
> his friends."
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