You need to add more details on your config, it could help.by the way I think...
You need to add more details on your config, it could help.
by the way I think you're having troubles with forwarding related to X forwarding on the ssh tunnel or X without ssh.
You need to modify some configs, see my blogs on ssh, X and port forwarding.
Even if you're a Mac "cousin" you'll have the same settings for ssh
take a look at:
I think you're not forwarding X that is locked by default