|KXD(8)||System Manager's Manual||KXD(8)|
kxd — securely
forward X conections
This is the daemon for
Options supported by
- TCP. Normally
kxdwill only listen for X connections on a UNIX socket, but some machines (for example, Cray) have X libraries that are not able to use UNIX sockets and thus you need to use TCP to talk to the pseudo-xserver created by
kxd. This option decreases the security significantly and should only be used when it is necessary and you have considered the consequences of doing so.
- Interactive. Do not expect to be started by
inetd, but allocate and listen to the socket yourself. Handy for testing and debugging.
- Port. Listen on the port port. Only usable with
Put the following in /etc/inetd.conf:
kx stream tcp nowait root /usr/athena/libexec/kxd kxd
|September 27, 1996||KTH-KRB|