[OS X TeX] OT: Location of print spool files

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Sun Jun 11 23:55:42 CEST 2006

Am 11.06.2006 um 01:20 schrieb Bruno Voisin:

> - In Terminal:
> legimc11:spool brunovoisin$ sudo -H xterm -ls
> Password:
> sudo: xterm: command not found

Could be that root has only the too short default PATH that does not  
comprise /usr/X11R6/bin. 'Sudo xterm' *might* help, what will work  
is: 'sudo -H /usr/X11R6/bin/xterm' — but we've seen already better  

> - In Apple's X11:
> legimc11:brunovoisin brunovoisin$ sudo -H xterm -ls
> Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
> Xlib: No protocol specified

This is part of an old safety mechanism in X11. The defaults command  
can change this behaviour for the next X11 session. Temporarily  
'xhost root@' would allow "root access" to X11 — as guest on this  


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