remote X to SUN box

Rasjid Wilcox
Sun Mar 23 21:56:00 GMT 2003

On Sun, 23 Mar 2003 08:48 pm, Feroz F. Basir wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm new to cygwin. I downloaded to do remote X to my
> SUN box. I already read the FAQ section about SUN box
> issue with xfree. I ran these 2 commands but still got
> hourglass, no login prompt. Command as follow:
> xwin -query sun_ip from client_ip

Is that just a typo?  You need the bash before the from.  ie, -from.

> xwin -query sun_ip -fp tcp/sun_ip:7100

I've never connected to a Sun box, but have you tried all three parameters?

xwin -query sun_ip -fp tcp/sun_ip:7100 -from client_ip

It would seem likely that all three are required.


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