[osg-users] ssh and osgdem
jpdelport at csir.co.za
Thu Jul 10 04:53:02 PDT 2008
I've set up a cluster to test out vpb. I've created a machine pool file
and I can now see that the master node executes e.g.:
ssh node01 "osgdem --run-path /home/jpd/terrain -s build_master.source
--record-subtile-on-leaf-tiles -l 1 --task
tasks/build_root_L0_X0_Y0.task --log logs/build_root_L0_X0_Y0.log"
(The node has access to the data, passwordless ssh works ...)
The tasks fail, so I logged into the remote node using ssh (with and
without -X) and ran the command manually.
No protocol specified
Error: Unable to open display ":0.0".
in both cases.
I assume this is because osgdem wants to create a graphics context.
Will osgdem run with X11 forwarding? If not, how does one start a remote
process so that it has access to the X server on the node which it is
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