xhost: unable to open display ""
Wed Jan 24 00:57:00 GMT 2018
Waltz, James wrote:
> I think that I have installed all the necessary packages, but I still get the above error, when I type âxhost +â on my local machine.
> I am also still getting a âcannot open display: localhost:10.0â error.
> This is DESPITE the fact that:
> - I set DISPLAY to âlocalhost:10.0â
> - X11Forwarding is set to âyesâ in the sshd_config file
> - I changed the âhostsâ file, under /etc to have actual IP addresses.
> Any idea why this might be happening?
Yes. Change that "10" to "0". So it's "localhost:0.0" or even ":0.0".
Should work much better.... :)
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