Tag forwarded X11 connection as remote

Peter Stuge peter at stuge.se
Tue Oct 3 00:28:30 AEDT 2017

Michal Srb wrote:
> In case of DRI3, X server tries to pass file descriptor to the X
> client.  That works over the unix socket between X server and SSH
> client, but of course can not be sent further over network.  There
> is no way failure can be detected and the communication gets stuck
> forever.
> The ideal solution would be if ssh marked the connection as remote.

Not forwarding/proxying also the fd to the remote SSH client?


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