Running X-Applications w/o being hungup

Gerhard den Hollander gdenhollander at
Thu Mar 2 12:24:53 GMT 2006

* Srivatsa Vaddagiri <vatsa at> (Tue, Feb 28, 2006 at 08:59:58PM +0530)
> I run KDE on a machine and want some solution to the problem I have. I would 
> like to ssh into the machine from my Laptop, launch some X-application and 
> then log-off w/o affecting the X-application. If necessary, I should be able to 
> login again into the machine and get back the X-application on my display.
> In other words, I would like to run X-application under something like
> 'screen'. I found that currently X-application aborts, even if run under 
> screen, as soon as I log off. It works better under nohup (doesnt abort)
> but X-application doesnt work properly when I try to get it "back".
> Is it possible to run an X-application like what I want?

does just that.

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