runs a X session within your X session

ssh -C -Y -l$USER xserver.mynet.xx 'Xnest -geometry 1900x1150 -query localhost'

By: cp
2010-07-22 06:26:35

What Others Think

Pretty useful! Works also on Mac. But it seems to need another Display. So the command would be ssh -C -Y -lmyusername myhost 'Xnest -ac :2 -geometry 1900x1150 -query localhost'
simonbarkow · 622 weeks and 5 days ago
Xnest is your friend
cp · 593 weeks ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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