Re: what characterizes an X packet??

Glynn Clements (
Sun, 14 Mar 1999 16:18:33 +0000 (GMT)

Siddharth Srivastava wrote:

> The client wants to run an X server at her end,the request to which is
> made by telephonically.but because of bandwith,ie is desired that all the
> X packets are routed via the SDLC(a data serializer) to the satellite.The
> question is,what is it that characterizes an X packet?.

An X server listens on port 6000+N, where N is the display number.
This is probably the most reliable way to identify X packets.

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