Re: Wharfmodul from Remote Machine

Oystein Viggen (
26 May 1999 14:25:42 +0200

Michael Burkhard wrote: 

> Hi all.
> Is it possible to display an wharfmodul like ascpu from an remote
> machine in my wharfbar?
> export DISPLAY  works fine, but how can i place the module in my wharf?
> Is it possible?
> Thanks for any hints.

I'm doing it right now.

The way I did it was to configure ssh login with no password using
ssh-agent. Then I could run remote commands with ssh from my wharf
config file. The display is tunneled through ssh automatically if
xauth is installed on both machines.

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