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"ssh java" doesn't display anything on screen
- From: Felix Rosencrantz <f_rosencrantz at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 11 Jul 2002 14:09:30 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: "ssh java" doesn't display anything on screen
I suspect this must be a common problem, but I wasn't able to find anything
that seemed pertinent in the FAQ about this or in my searches of the archive.
I'm trying to start a graphical java application via ssh. The
java application starts running, but doesn't display anything on the screen.
So when I do the following command, the application hangs without displaying
anything on the windows screen:
ssh my-cygwin-box java -jar graph.jar
If I do the same command from cygwin bash prompt started on the windows box
desktop the java application runs fine, properly displaying.
I then tried other window applications, and they start from ssh but they
hang without displaying anything.
An ideas on how to get this to work. I have an automated cron job on a *nix
box that as part of it's task is to run this java application and another
Some more details:
Windows 2000 Professional Ver 5.0 Build 2195 Service Pack 2
CYGWIN = `binmode ntsec tty'
PATHEXT = `.COM;.EXE;.BAT;.CMD;.VBS;.VBE;.JS;.JSE;.WSF;.WSH'
USERNAME = `Administrator'
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