Xlib: connection to "" refused by server

Brian Dessent brian@dessent.net
Thu Jan 19 17:26:00 GMT 2006

PoWah Wong wrote:

> If my client is a unix computer, then "xhost +" will
> fix the problem.
> Now my client is a windows XP computer, what should I do?

What you *should* do is use ssh -Y.  Using xhost-based authentication is
antiquated and insecure, but it should also work the same as you would
on any other *nix system.


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