[mythtv-users] mythtv-setup and X forward

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Aug 29 08:40:22 UTC 2007


On 08/29/2007 01:52 AM, M L Truscott wrote:
> On Tuesday 28 August 2007 23:05:06 Michael T. Dean wrote:
>   
>> 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?
> Updated as far as I can go -must be bugged somewhere along the line...

And how far is that?  Are you saying that the fix doesn't work or are
you unable to update to 0.20.2 or current SVN -fixes (i.e. for lack of
packages or something)?

Mike


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