On Wednesday 26 August 2009 18:10:15 Mikkel L. Ellertson wrote:
Dumb question - have you compared /etc/ssh/ssh.conf on your laptop
to the same file on machines that do not give you trouble? It sounds
like an xauth problem on the laptop...
# If this option is set to yes then remote X11 clients will have
# to the original X11 display. As virtually no X11 client supports
# mode correctly we set this to yes.
I've checked the ssh config and it does match every other machine I have on
the network. Also, ForwardX11Trusted is set to yes.
Today I am on another site on my network, and have a different DHCP allocated
IP address/subnet. It may be a coincidence, but this morning, every server I
have connected to today has worked every time. Yesterday it failed nearly
The servers I was connecting to are on 10.1.0.0/16, 10.2.0.0/16 and
10.5.0.0/16. My IP address yesterday was 10.1.1.2. My IP address today is
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