[mythtv-users] mythtv-setup and X forward

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Aug 28 22:05:06 UTC 2007

On 08/28/2007 05:57 PM, M L Truscott wrote:
> On Tuesday 28 August 2007 07:42:30 Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> On 08/28/2007 02:01 AM, M L Truscott wrote:
>>> On Monday 27 August 2007 21:25:53 Jay Mallar wrote:
>>>>>     ssh -X server
>>>>>     mythtv-setup
>>>> Works well, save for the aweful display resolution.  Thanks for the tip.
>>> Do you have any idea why when I try it it crashes X?  I am using Ubuntu
>>> gutsy (with compiz running which may be the answer...)
>> Your X server doesn't have Xrandr enabled.  The issue was fixed sometime
>> around the 18th, so with 0.20.2 or higher, you shouldn't have the issue.
> Can you tell me how to enable it?  It appears to be installed, is there 
> another way of calling X over ssh?

ssh -Y (which you probably should use, anyway), but I don't know if that
will have any effect.  Can't upgrade?


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