xhost problem?

Alexander Gottwald alexander.gottwald@s1999.tu-chemnitz.de
Fri Jun 6 08:01:00 GMT 2003

On Thu, 5 Jun 2003, Felipe Gasper wrote:

> Hello,
> 	Since Cygwin/XFree86 now has a functioning rootless mode, I would like to start 
> it up when Windows starts up. I have two computers networked: my Windows machine 
> and a FreeBSD box that does web serving, mail, DHCP/NAT, etc. Since I often 
> connect to the FBSD box via serial terminal over a null modem, I use xhost to 
> allow it to run applications on the Cygwin/XF86 server.
> 	My problem is that when starting up, the start script that I have in my Startup 
> directory doesn't do the xhost correctly. I have (essentially) the following in 
> my startup batch script:

add the host to /etc/X0.hosts

$ echo "" >>/etc/X0.hosts

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