Linux: use SSH with X11 forwarding and compression for better performance

To get better performance when using X11 forwarding (either with the -X or -Y option) with a SSH connection, one should enable data compression: $ ssh -X -C -c blowfish-cbc,arcfour to avoid enabling compression with each command, one could enable it permanently in the configuration file ($HOME/.ssh/config):   Cipher blowfish Ciphers blowfish-cbc,aes128-cbc,3des-cbc,cast128-cbc,arcfour,aes192-cbc,aes256-cbc Compression yes …
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