bat File to Launch Remote X11 Application
Tue Nov 23 00:07:28 GMT 2021
On Mon, 22 Nov 2021 14:15:32 -0500
Dennis Putnam wrote:
> I have a remote X application on a Linux system that I want to launch
> with a Windows bat file. My main problem is how to determine if Cygwin/X
> is running and if not launch it. Once verified I think all I need to do
> is use SSH -Y with the command that starts the X application. Can
> someone help? TIA.
What about something like:
for /f "usebackq delims=" %%A in (`tasklist ^|find /C "XWin"`) do if %%A==0 start C:\cygwin64\bin\XWin %DISPLAY% -multiwindow
c:\cygwin64\bin\ssh -Y 192.168.0.133 xterm
Note that the above bat fails to start XWin if it is already
started with DISPLAY other than :0.
Takashi Yano <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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