[PC-BSD Dev] ssh + X forwading

Jeremy C. Reed reed at reedmedia.net
Tue Sep 22 03:31:53 PDT 2009

On Tue, 22 Sep 2009, Johann Hugo wrote:

> Getting X forwarding to work with ssh on PCBSD.
> sshd is hardcoded to look for xauth in /usr/local/bin/xauth
> [jhugo at pcbsd]/home/jhugo(59)% strings /usr/sbin/sshd | grep xauth
> /usr/local/bin/xauth
> This worked for me:
> ln -s /usr/PCBSD/local/bin/xauth /usr/local/bin/xauth
> ln -s /usr/PCBSD/local/lib/libXmuu.so.1 /usr/local/lib/libXmuu.so.1

Instead (for xauth), you should be able to define XAuthLocation in your 
sshd_config file (and restart named).

As for libXmuu, what was your problem? It has wrong RPATH in use?

  Jeremy C. Reed

echo V nz pb-nhgubevat n CP-OFQ obbx. | \
 tr "OPQVCFnoptuvxzabegh" "BCDIPSabcghikmnortu"

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