Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Using XManager to setup a terminal connection to a solaris machine

Xmanager is an awesome piece of software. Here's how to set it up to connect to a solaris machine with Display variable automatically configured so you can use gedit etc.

  • Open up xbrowser 
  • create a new xstart session 
  • fill it as as follows (setting the execution command as xterm solaris):