[shr-t] typing sms over ssh

Xavier Cremaschi omega.xavier at gmail.com
Sat Apr 24 10:23:51 CEST 2010

On 23/04/2010 18:41, YoYo Siska wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 23, 2010 at 06:30:37PM +0200, YoYo Siska wrote:
>> On Fri, Apr 23, 2010 at 01:58:21PM +0200, Xavier Cremaschi wrote:
>>> Le 23/04/2010 11:56, neo at el-hennig.de a écrit :
>>>>> Just a question : is there any way to launch phoneui-messages through
>>>>> ssh -X ? It keeps ignoring $DISPLAY and displays itself on FR screen...
>>>>> IIRC I was able to do that previously...
>>>> maybe an alterantive would be using thone...
>>>> http://code.google.com/p/thone/
>>> No thanks, I need to launch phoneui-messages, not to send a message over
>>> ssh (console tools would be pertinent then)
>> The phone apps are displayed by an ui "daemon" app.  IIRC it's called
>> phoneuid and starts on X startup, connects to the local DISPLAY and
>> phoneui-message and others just tell it to pop up the respective
>> windows.
>> You could however try stopping it (killall phoneuid), then running it on
>> your ssh forwarded display and then running phoneui-messages...
>> You will have to kill it then again and run it on the freerunner's DISPLAY to
>> have your apps work on freerunner again.
> one more thing:
> you may even just try to run a second phoneuid on your display (without
> killing the local one). I don't know if the fso deamons/protocol allows
> multiple gui clients to control the phone functions... but my guess is
> that it could work...
> yoyo

Thanks, killing phoneuid did the job. I don't know how to specify the 
good phoneuid when you have 2 running...


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