On Wed, 14 Mar 2001 15:10:16 John P . Looney wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 14, 2001 at 03:04:45PM -0000, Michael Treacy mentioned:
> > when I do SU to become root, and try to run XEmacs, I get the
> > following:
>> Root's not allowed display. Simple answer: "xhost localhost" will allow
> anyone to connect locally.
>> Anyone want to give a few quick lines on "xauth" ?
Not me, but I'll say "use sudo". Running xhost is a great way of looking
So use "sudo xemacs whatever".
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