Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 171966
SSH-tunneled X11 program exits with 'BadAtom' error
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:21 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
All recent xorg-x11 packages.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. SSH to other machine with X11Forward on.
2. Start scadesktop program from Scali SSP 4.4.x
scadesktop exits with the following error
X Error of failed request: BadAtom (invalid Atom parameter)
Major opcode of failed request: 18 (X_ChangeProperty)
Atom id in failed request: 0x18e
Serial number of failed request: 12
Current serial number in output stream: 15
Normal scadesktop GUI start
Does ssh -Y host resolve the problem?
(In reply to comment #1)
> Does ssh -Y host resolve the problem?
Yes, it does.
Why normal X11Forward doesn't do the same?
See the duplicate bug report.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 150262 ***