Run Firefox on Remote Host over SSH

How to  run Firefox on Remote Host over SSH ?
asked Jan 20, 2013 by forum (2,150 points)

1 Answer

 
Best answer

After

$ ssh -X remotehost

Run this script on remote host:

#!/bin/bash
export $(dbus-launch)
export NSS_USE_SHARED_DB=ENABLED
firefox -no-remote &

This script credits to Waxborg: http://waxborg.servepics.com/opensuse/remote-administration/running-firefox-remotely-over-ssh.

answered Jan 20, 2013 by SA (14,760 points)
selected Jan 20, 2013 by SA

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