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Penguin Magazine: Networking with X Windows

Feb 27, 2000, 15:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Scott R. Haven)

"One of the greatest features of "X windows" is its ability to work seamlessly over a network. This allows users remote access to a system with virtually no loss of functionality. Users are able to share resources on the host machine at the same time as if they were sitting in front of the system."

"The are many ways of using X and we won't cover them all in this article, but we will try to walk you through the most basic, and commonly used configurations...."

"In this Walkthrough, we will login to a remote system and monitor its cpu usage by displaying "xload" on our local desktop."

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