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RE: start graphical program from ssh-shell

I've investigated this possibility and found that it works only when you
start sshd from some shell on your desktop (or even from StartUp menu).
When sshd starts as service it cannot access your desktop even if the
service starts as the same user.

Pavel Ivanov

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christian Schweingruber
> Sent: Tuesday, November 07, 2006 4:53 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: start graphical program from ssh-shell
> Jonathan Arnold schrieb:
> > Christian Schweingruber wrote:
> >> Hi
> >>
> >> how do i start a graphical windows program from a ssh shell?
> >> within a "normal" cygwin shell it's working fine. But 
> within a ssh shell
> >> nothing happens, only the command is repeated.
> > 
> > Do you mean you ssh into a remote Windows machine and 
> expect to have the
> > window show up on your local machine? That's not going to 
> work.  You'll
> > either need to use Remote Desktop or an X Window program.
> > 
> No. I want that the program start and shows up on the remote machine!

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