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LLE10016 : No xauth program; cannot forward with spoofing message with ssh and X

Symptom:

Your ssh client ask an X11 redirection but you cannot run it on a remote machine

Cause:

You do not have the right installation. You should install xauth.

Solution:

You can install xauth with:

apt-get install xbase-clients

now try again like: ssh -X -l username remotehost

You should be able to start X programs. If you dont, check your variable $DISPLAY. Also check the debug output of ssh -v -X -l username remotehost.

Here you should find the line: "Requesting X11 forwarding with authentication spoofing"


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