ssh and X11 problem

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at
Wed Dec 31 18:32:21 UTC 2008

On Wed, 2008-12-31 at 13:02 -0500, stan wrote:
> On the FreeBSD machine? I may be confused, but I think that on the FreeBSD
> machine the "client" tassk (eg xclock) is run, and it is pointed to the
> server on the machine that I am connecting _from_. Am I confused?

The task runs on the host machine (using the Xserver) and is forwarded
over SSH to the client machine.  The "client task" you refer to is on
the "host" machine.  

Glen Barber
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