[Xquartz-dev] 2.3.0-rc4

Jeremy Huddleston jeremyhu at apple.com
Fri Jun 13 09:23:40 PDT 2008

Can you please file the xauth bug in our trac, so I can remember to  
look into it once this startup-rewrite headache has cleared (I think  
it's almost done... thanks for your patience)


On Jun 13, 2008, at 05:22, xquartz-dev.5.mzs at spamgourmet.com wrote:

> Hi,
> I have tried it on my ppc and it seems to work fine. I see this one  
> issue,
> I think I saw it before.
> reboot
> login as user foo
> fire-up a Terminal window
> $ xlsclients
> $ su - bar
> $ rm .Xauthority
> $ DISPLAY=:0 xlogo
> The xlogo window pops-up even though I have the authenticate option  
> set in
> the preferences. It should not be possible for another user to do  
> that on
> the same machine unless they know the magic cookie.
> If I do 'xauth list' I see that cookies never seem to be created for  
> me.
> Thanks again for the hard work.
> mzs
> PS: For a bit now selection in gvim has seemed a bit slower in  
> particular
> when I am X11 forwarding via ssh but that is just a feeling I have  
> never
> timed it before. It always seemed instantaneous and now there is the
> slightest pause. It may be because of something I have did in gvim  
> though,
> I am using a newer gvim version recently too.
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