[Xquartz-dev] Ssh login to other Mac launches X11 locally

Cameron Simpson cs at zip.com.au
Wed Feb 4 12:31:49 PST 2015

On 28Jan2015 17:13, Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia <jeremyhu at apple.com> wrote:
>> On Jan 25, 2015, at 14:53, Peter Dyballa <Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE> wrote:
>> Am 19.01.2015 um 00:37 schrieb Tom Lane:
>>> Seems like you should disable X11 forwarding if you don't want a local X11
>>> server to start.  It's evidently enabled at the moment:
>>>>> debug1: Requesting X11 forwarding with authentication spoofing.
>> Although the documentation ('man ssh_config' and also man sshd_config) states for ForwardX11/X11Forwarding: "The default is ``no''." it was active. It finally was "no" when I created my own ~/.ssh/config with
>Did you enable it in /etc/sshd_config ?

sshd_config only allows or forbids it for incoming connections to an ssh 
server.  Peter needs to look at his local /etc/ssh_config to see if the system 
settings have it enabled for clients i.e.  his outbound ssh commands.

Cameron Simpson <cs at zip.com.au>

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