Bug 96394 - XQuartz ignores nolisten_tcp
Summary: XQuartz ignores nolisten_tcp
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 95379
Alias: None
Product: XQuartz
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New Bugs (show other bugs)
Version: 2.7.9 (xserver-1.17.4)
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Mac OS X (All)
: medium major
Assignee: Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia
QA Contact: Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-06-05 19:04 UTC by Carson Gaspar
Modified: 2016-06-05 19:28 UTC (History)
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Description Carson Gaspar 2016-06-05 19:04:24 UTC
Despite setting nolisten_tcp to false, XQuartz refuses to create a TCP socket since upgrading to 2.7.9.

carson:arthas 0 $ defaults read org.macosforge.xquartz.X11 nolisten_tcp

carson:arthas 0 $ sudo defaults read org.macosforge.xquartz.X11 nolisten_tcp

carson:arthas 0 $ netstat -na | grep 6000
Comment 1 Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia 2016-06-05 19:28:07 UTC
The default value changed in the server, so an update was needed to the startx script.  It was fixed in 2.7.10_beta2

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 95379 ***

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