kogorman at gmail
Sep 3, 2004, 8:18 PM
Post #2 of 2
"sux" was the first winner, but this works too. Thanks! I've never
seen that syntax
On Fri, 3 Sep 2004 20:01:41 -0400, ejbr [at] comcast <ejbr [at] comcast> wrote:
> On Friday 03 September 2004 05:22 pm, Kevin O'Gorman wrote:
> > I'm still on XFree, getting used to Gentoo, and one thing keeps bugging
> > me. It used to be (on other distros) that when I su'ed to root, I could
> > nevertheless use X client programs. I just had to 'xhost +localhost'
> > in my normal login.
> > I'm guessing that security concerns have prompted a change. Is there
> > still a way to do this? Perhaps a default configuration is now more
> > restrictive?
> Try "xhost +local:localhost".
> Ed Jabbour
> gentoo-user [at] gentoo mailing list
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