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[ale] Memory jog needed for remote XTerm and $DISPLAY
- Subject: [ale] Memory jog needed for remote XTerm and $DISPLAY
- From: fletch at phydeaux.org (Fletch)
- Date: 26 Mar 2002 12:03:10 -0500
>>>>> "John" == John Mills <jmmills at telocity.com> writes:
John> Fletch - Thanks. That works. For some reason I have to
John> provide the full path to 'xterm' on the remote, but that's
John> no real problem.
The remote envrionment probably doesn't have /usr/X11R6/bin
(or wherever your xterm lives) in it. Your .profile (or another dot
file) probably tweaks the path. Check /etc/profile or the like.
John> One refinement would be nice: I seem to be stuck at the
John> 'ssh' invocation in the shell window from which I started
John> the shell. Is there a way to 'background' the 'ssh' link and
John> get that console back for local use (or to close it and
John> reduce clutter)?
lemur:~ 402> ssh -\? 2>&1 | grep background
-f Fork into background after authentication.
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