Y, sometimes, X doesn’t mark the spot

Been having trouble getting X Windows forwarding to work from my Mac. It used to work, but hasn’t worked for a bit.

Turns out that from Mac OS X 10.4 stuff was changed and the ssh ‘-X’ flag doesn’t work for everything. You need to use the ‘-Y’ flag now.

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