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EWS Labs, Remote Access, X-Forwarding for Unix/Linux
X-Forwarding instructions from Linux
To run applications with X-forwarding on a non-ews unix/linux machine, make sure you have X and SSH installed.
Connecting and running an application:
Once you have X running on your system, open an xterm. At the prompt, connect to an EWS workstation by typing: ssh -X firstname.lastname@example.org
The -X enables X11 forwarding.
Run the selected application (ie. Mathematica) from the command prompt.