Subject: Re: X Error of failed request: BadAtom (invalid Atom parameter)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Martin S. Weber <Ephaeton@gmx.net>
Date: 02/24/2006 14:17:10
On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 02:02:10PM +0100, Jukka Salmi wrote:
> after connecting to a remote system using ssh -X, starting e.g.
> xclock(1) works fine, but starting nedit(1) (pkgsrc/editors/nedit)
> $ nedit
> X Error of failed request: BadAtom (invalid Atom parameter)
> Major opcode of failed request: 20 (X_GetProperty)
> Atom id in failed request: 0x62
> Serial number of failed request: 20
> Current serial number in output stream: 20
> Both systems run NetBSD current. Any hints?
Try ForwardX11Trusted=yes in your config or adding -Y to the ssh cmd
line (see man ssh_config /ForwardX11Trusted and its implications)