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Re: [Xen-users] console for full virtualization vm

To: "Mark Williamson" <mark.williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] console for full virtualization vm
From: "Michael Lessard" <michael.lessard@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2007 13:07:06 -0500
Cc: Sadique Puthen <sputhenp@xxxxxxxxxx>, Igor Chubin <igor@xxxxxxx>, xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Tiago Cruz <tiagocruz@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
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I confirm that you don't need to create this device !  It's works great with the two line who Sadique gave me ..

 But now, i could use this trick only when vm is installed ... if i need to install a full vm and i don't have access to X server, how can i handle that ?

thanks !

On Dec 3, 2007 11:46 AM, Mark Williamson <mark.williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Only to complete this "FAQ", you will need to setup your securetty too:
> http://lists.xensource.com/archives/html/xen-users/2007-11/msg00811.html
> And maybe you will need to create this device, if not exist:
> # mknod /dev/xvc0 c 250 187

You shouldn't need to create this in an HVM domU.  The console you're
interested in for HVM should just appear as a standard serial port.


> Works for me SuSE 9.3 and Red Hat AS 4, but not works on Red Hat 7.2
> (very old)
> Regards

Dave: Just a question. What use is a unicyle with no seat?  And no pedals!
Mark: To answer a question with a question: What use is a skateboard?
Dave: Skateboards have wheels.
Mark: My wheel has a wheel!

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