[svlug] configuring X to accept external connections

Fabrizio Bertocci fabriziobertocci at gmail.com
Fri Apr 7 09:23:01 PDT 2006

> >>> I've been searching around for awhile to no avail.  I need this
> >>> capability so that I can run Oracle Enterprise Management Console
> >>> (OEM),
> >>> off of a host on the local network.  I am using a freshly installed
> >>> Fedora Core 5 (FC5) box with Gnome.

Edit the file:
and make sure the option 'DisallowTCP' is set to false:

I don't have FC5, but this was true in (all) the previous versions of FC
(I'm running FC3).
That flag basically tells gdm to start the X server with the -nolisten
option (see man X for more info).
FYI, the same thing happen also on the Mac OS: the X.app invokes X with the

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