openssh no X forwarding

Noah admin2 at
Tue Jul 31 22:28:28 UTC 2007

Hi there,

$ ssh -X user at access1
Last login: Tue Jul 31 14:47:59 2007
Copyright (c) 1980, 1983, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994
         The Regents of the University of California.  All rights reserved.

FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASE (SMP) #0: Fri Jan 12 11:05:30 UTC 2007
[access1 ~]$ xterm
xterm Xt error: Can't open display:
xterm:  DISPLAY is not set
[access1 ~]$ echo $DISPLAY

[access1 ~]$

X11Forwarding yes is in place on /etc/ssh/sshd_config and 

access1# pkg_info | grep openssh
openssh-portable-4.6.p1,1 The portable version of OpenBSD's OpenSSH
^[[Aaccess1# pkg_info | grep xorg
linux-xorg-libs-6.8.2_5 Xorg libraries, linux binaries
xorg-7.2            X.Org complete distribution metaport
xorg-cf-files-1.0.2_2 cf files for use with imake builds
xorg-docs-1.3,1 documentation files
xorg-fonts-100dpi-7.2 X.Org 100dpi bitmap fonts
xorg-fonts-75dpi-7.2 X.Org 75dpi bitmap fonts
xorg-fonts-cyrillic-7.2 X.Org Cyrillic bitmap fonts
xorg-fonts-miscbitmaps-7.2 X.Org miscellaneous bitmap fonts
xorg-fonts-truetype-7.2 X.Org TrueType fonts
xorg-fonts-type1-7.2 X.Org Type1 fonts
xorg-libraries-7.2_2 libraries meta-port
xorg-protos-7.2 protos meta-port
xorg-server-1.2.0_2,1 X.Org X server and related programs

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