[GRASS-user] Running Grass Remotely

Hamish hamish_b at yahoo.com
Mon Jan 11 21:06:53 EST 2010

Markus wrote:
> you can easily tunnel X11 over ssh, just add -X. I am doing
> that routinely (note the capital X).
> ssh -X myserver
> Then run GRASS as usual on the remote machine and all
> monitors, windows will come over locally.

& if you get sick of typing that, or username@ part if different
(or like me if you just forget to do that a lot) you can create a
~/.ssh/config file containing something like this:

Host put_remote_server_name_here
   ForwardX11 yes
   User put_remote_user_name_here



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