Thanks as usual to super-sysadmin Casper Dik. No one else responded
on this, but he had the right stuff.
>I'm trying to use dtmail remotely from a remote Solaris system to
>my desktop machine which is a SS20 with Solaris 8 and CDE. I have
>tried both with DISPLAY set to myhost:0 and via ssh (DISPLAY set
>to remotehost:10.0), and always get this error:
> ToolTalk is not initialized. Mailer cannot run without ToolTalk.
> Try starting /usr/dt/bin/dtsession, or contact your System Administrator.
>dtsession *is* running. I have tried remote hosts from Solaris 2.5.1
>to 8, with no change.
He said I needed to do two things: copy ~/.TTauthority to the remote
host, and apply the ToolTalk patches as necessary. Those patches
are (for SPARC machines):
Solaris 2.5.1 104489-11
Solaris 2.6 105802-12
Solaris 7 107893-07
David L. Markowitz Director, UNIX Software
David.Markowitz@litronic.com Litronic Inc
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