Configuring OSX to be able to display remote X11 (X.Org) applications on the local (MacOS Lion) display.
- Reconfigure X11 on OSX to listen to TCP port 6000 if it doesn't already.
Move on to the next section if
% defaults read org.x.X11 | grep nolisten "nolisten_tcp" = 0;Otherwise...
- Enable the X11 server to listen on it's tcp port.
% defaults write org.x.X11 nolisten_tcp 0
xauthis installed on the remote server.
% which xauth
- Start an
sshsession with X11 forwarding enabled.
% ssh -X remote-host
xcalcon the remote server and verify it comes up on your local display.