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Using Linux Apps Remotely with X-Forwarding

You can use the X Window system on Linux to run programs.

The X Window System is used on many Linux machines. Under this system, it easy to run programs remotely and make them appear as if they were run on the local machine.

X-Forwarding for Windows

X-Forwarding for Mac

X-Forwarding for Unix/Linux

NOTE: It is important to keep in mind that X applications require more data to be sent to the display than traditional Linux text-based applications. Please exercise good judgment when X-forwarding graphic-intensive applications from the EWS workstations.




Keywords:EWS Linux x-forwarding   Doc ID:81408
Owner:Gina D.Group:University of Illinois Engineering IT
Created:2018-04-04 20:34 CDTUpdated:2018-04-04 20:35 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois Engineering IT
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