Problem with X forwarding by openssh-3.8p1

Alexander Gottwald
Wed Apr 14 20:05:00 GMT 2004

On Wed, 14 Apr 2004 wrote:

> The problem is not that there is no X11-forwarding. 

Are you sure? Have you tried the -Y parameter to ssh?

> For example, gv from the
> Linux remote host produces the correct display on the cygwin X-server.
> Similarly, xdvi and even netscape also work. However, if I try to run ical, a
> linux calendar program, I get the following error message:
> X Error of failed request:  BadAtom (invalid Atom parameter)
>   Major opcode of failed request:  18 (X_ChangeProperty)
>   Atom id in failed request:  0x105
>   Serial number of failed request:  13
>   Current serial number in output stream:  16

This is a typical error for the TrustedX11Forward problem.

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