Simon Tatham wrote:

>
> 0.56 is a security risk. You should upgrade to 0.58.
>


Done !


> Have you checked to see whether root's X authority file might also
> contain an XDM-AUTHORIZATION-1 cookie for the same display number?
> If there were one lying around from a previous session, it would
> override the MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 one you just put in.


You hit the nail right on the head ! Thanks !

And an extra special thanks for PuTTY !! The best thing I can say about
it is "It just works !"

It works right, out of the box, first time, every time. I don't know
why anybody would use any other product.

PuTTY makes Windows work !