On Tue, 30 Apr 2002, Muli Ben-Yehuda wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 30, 2002 at 08:34:38PM +0000, Diego Iastrubni wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Lets say I want to run a program under a different user. normally x does not
> > let me:
> > Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
> > Xlib: Client is not authorized to connect to Server
> > kppp: cannot connect to X server :0.0
> > how can I make it possible? point me to manuals, howtos' or just
> > explainshortly.
> man xhost.
> Free tip: "xhost +" is a bad idea.
Also, try to avoid xhost. . 'xhost +localhost' can sometimes be useful,
but oly if you trust *all* the local users.