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"No Protocol Specified" even when I can telnet into the X server port?

I have a Win 11 box running Xming, a binary I've used on Win 7 without issue. Xming is version 6.9, a 32-bit binary that nonetheless seems to run on 64-bit Linux. However I wonder if its not able to ...
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Command not found error after installing xming

I installed xming (6.9.0.31) in my Windows system and checked the "Enable X11 forwarding" box in putty but no output Command :xclock -bash: xclock: command not found What are the other ...
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Problems with X Forwarding and Xming with Suse Linux and Windows 10

I am trying to setup X forwarding with PuTTY to connect to my Suse Linux VM running on Microsoft Azure Cloud. I installed Gnome on the VM and now trying to setup X forwarding so I can see the GUI apps ...
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open emacs gui through xlaunch from wsl failed

I was able to open emacs with xlaunch, but somehow it stopped working. I am not familiar with xlaunch. How do I debug this problem? Display 172.27.112.1:0 unavailable, simulating -nw
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TBrowser won't open (ROOT)

I have installed the ROOT program on ubuntu shell, but I have some problems when I try to run the TBrowser. Somehow the TBrowser don’t show up when I type “new TBrowser()” , but instead I get the ...
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Ubuntu on Windows Powershell "Can't open display"

I'm running Ubuntu 18.04 on Windows Powershell on Windows 10. I installed XMing and PuTTY and configured them so that X11 forwarding is turned on. After all this, and installing x11-apps and running ...
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Connect to linux from WLS and run app in Xming

I want to open my WSL command prompt on win10 and ssh into my linux machine and run an X11 app and have the window appear in Xming on my win10 machine. What have I got wrong? Update All working from ...
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Stream applications from Windows

How can I get windowing like XMing but the other way around -- to have a Windows window in a Linux graphical environment? I want to do an SSH like, wheter it comes from a VM or a distant computer, ...
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How to fix XOpenDisplay Failed

I have Windows 10. I installed Ubuntu and when I want to run root at the Ubuntu Prompt I get this error: PopupLogo, XOpenDisplay failed ------------------------------------------------------------ ...
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X11 forwarding does not work if su to another user

I have a Red Hat 7.3 server running XVnc. On a Windows 10 desktop I have Putty and Xming installed. Putty is configured for X11 forwarding. When I SSH in as my standard/non-privileged user and ...
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X11 linux apps in xming - how to fix font and size?

I'm running LiClipse (a version of Eclipse IDE targeted at Python development) on a remote CentOS 7 host with X11 forwarding to xming on Windows 10. The application starts up fine, but the fonts are ...
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Is there a frame drop option in X11Forwarding?

I'm running a computer vision model on a headless remote VM (Ubuntu 16.04) over X11Forwarding with good ol' Putty and Xming as my Windows X Server. All is well but seems there is no frame drop if the ...
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using xming to save a file from a lnux computer to a windows computer

I have seen similar questions on here but I have not been able to find an answer that works for me. I am using Xming to interact with a Linux computer, and I want to save a PDF stored on that ...
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Tools like Xming in linux

Are there tools like Xming in Linux to show my plot on VPS? The effect is like this: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BzCLPN5o3ziHUHNmc2ZFSTRLM0k https://drive.google.com/open?id=...
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Fordward xclock graphical interface [duplicate]

I have computer A in which I run "xclock" program. I want to forward it's graphical interface to my pc, not directly but through computer B. Is it possible? I'm running xming on my pc. Resuming: A ...
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Writing a script which converts and use xload

I am using ImageMagick. I am trying to write a script which launch 'n' convert runs. 'n' is the number given by user. The script must wait for all 'n' background/concurrent processes to complete ...
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x64_mingw not a valid platform - Rails 5

Bluehost Shared Server ruby -v 2.2.2 rails -v 5.0.0.1 gem -v 2.4.5 ~/.bashrc export HPATH=$HOME export GEM_HOME=$HPATH/ruby/gems export GEM_PATH=$GEM_HOME:/lib64/ruby/gems/1.9.3 export GEM_CACHE=$...
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Xming for Linux? (Aka run a display/x11 server inside a window)

With Xming I can run an X11 server inside a window and then run mate-session to get a very fast remote desktop inside a window. On Linux, I'm not entirely sure how to X11 forward mate-session to just ...
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Xrandr doesn't scale screen under Cygwin/X and Xming

The preamble: I have a very specific remote X client, that needs fixed resolution. 1280x1024, to say. And my notebook has 1440x900. And Windows aboard. So, the idea is to scale the output of the ...
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How can I enable trusted X11 forwarding on Putty (with Xming) or otherwise get rid of one second delay when starting X11 aplication?

I've noticed one second delay before Midnight Commander or mcedit starts in Putty. It took me a while before I realized it is caused by X11 forwarding enabled. mc -X start immediately. Unfortunately ...
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cannot launch konsole from xterm

I installed lxde & kde (along with konsole). now I launch xterm from a Windows host using Xlaunch(Xming) which works fine but when I want to launch konsole(my preferred shell) I get this error: :~...
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How to show desktop when remotely accessing Debian?

Client: Win7 with Xming Server installed. Using putty to access with allowing X11. Remote: Debian 3.2.73 with GNOME as the GUI environemt. And X11Forward=yes in /etc/ssh/sshd_config I can launch ...
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root needed to launch X11 application

I'm building a Qt application using QML technologie. QML use OpenGL. The computer running the build is a CentOS 6.7, with intel GPU. I'm using it only on SSH, and I use XMing (or VcxSrv sometimes) ...
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Xming won't start if running as super user

Scenario: I am attempting to run WireShark through xming server located on a windows 8.1 machine off of a Raspberry Pi B+ that is hardwired to a Wifi Pineapple Mark 5. Xming successfully launches ...
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X11 forwarding to IP doesn't work on some servers. I can't find any config differences

This command allows me to send an xterm to xming on my windows desktop: xterm -display 10.13.18.125:0 (my workstation IP) For the servers that it doesn't work with the IP, It will work for some ...
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Run a GUI application in background and reconnect later [duplicate]

Is there a way to run a Gui application (X11) in background so that if I disconnect, I can resume the running app again? I am using SmarTTY on windows to connect to remote CentOS. When I run a Gui ...
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How Do I install DB2 Remotely?

I have been trying to install IBM DB2 10.5.0.1 on AIX 7.1.0.0 from a Windows 8-64bit using a Remote connection. It has been 3 days and I haven't been able to succeed; Here is a list of everything I've ...
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XMing - "XIO: fatal IO error 11

I am running Xming 6.9.0.31 on my local Windows 7 workstation. I am accessing a Ubuntu server to view large data sets graphically in my Xming session. When I request a smaller data set I have no ...
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How to configure internet connection in X Window System applications? [closed]

I have to work on a Windows machine which I'm using as a client for my external RedHat machine. According to my job requirments I need to use some X window apps which are hosted on the Linux machine. ...
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SSH via PuTTY: launch gnome-session and gnome-panel in one Window

I'm connecting to a Linux machine from my Windows desktop via PuTTY. I'm running Xming on my Windows PC so that I can remote display X windows applications. Loading individual graphical programs works ...
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Is there anyway to make vnc viewer function like Xming with allowing linux windows move freely about?

I have a vncserver set up on my remote machine and am using vnc viewer to interact with that machine. I am also used to doing the following: 1. Remote connecting to a machine with an ssh client like ...
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PuTTY X11 forwarding can't forward Google Chrome

I'm using PuTTY with Windows to connect a remote Linux (Mint desktop) server. It's correct to forward Firefox, Banshee and other applications, however, when I want to use Google Chrome, it shows a ...
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What graphical launcher program can I use?

I have the following setup: I am running Ubuntu on VirtualBox in a Windows Environment. I am using Xming launcher to start xterm from Ubuntu as a client from where I can launch other graphical ...
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X11 forwarding not working from putty and XMing to centos 6.4

I have centos 6.4 running on VirtualBox. I can connect to it via putty just fine. However X11 forwarding is not working. I Have Xming 6.9.0.31 running and putty 0.62 is setup for X11 forwarding: ...
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Is it possible to x-forward windows apps to linux if windows PC running Xming?

I have been digging around looking for an answer to my question but have no been able to come up with anything. I know that xming server allows you to transparently run linux applications on windows ...
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xming debian can't open display

I followed numerous guides for setup and even more "can't open display" error solution, but still can't find what's wrong. First, on VPS Debian Squeeze I installed xserver-xorg-core and xauth. Then ...
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Option "X Conformance Test Compatibility" for Hummingbird Exceed also available for Xming?

We are using Hummingbird Exceed (Version 11.0.0.21) so that our users can run a proprietary Solaris 10 X-Application (named Shipplan) on their PC. To make that work we have to enable the "X ...
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Accessing Linux server from Windows machine in graphical mode via SSH

I need to access one of my school Linux servers from my home computer that runs Windows. And I need to access graphical desktop (X server) on them remotely, not only shell. The problem includes 3 ...
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Xming does not show an xclock window

I have installed and have connected to a server using Putty. But when I type "xclock" for testing there is no output.
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