Thomas' Tech Tips

Fix X-Forwarding on Linux

16 August 2022 - Thomas Damgaard

If you get this error when running an X program remotely over SSH:

Then you might need you may fix it by installing xauth and x11-xserver-utils.

On Debian GNU/Linux, this is how do to it:

apt install xauth x11-xserver-utils
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