Tag Archives: cli

How to get console on linux domU with XenServer (xm console equivlent)

Besides the gui/vnc consoles you can still use the equivlent of xm console in Citrix XenServer. On the host console: xe vm-list to get the list of domins running (just note the uuid of the domain you want). list_domains will list the domain name and the uuid of the domains. Match up your uuid so […]

Flashback: Automatic session logging and monitoring with GNU screen for the paranoid

Another day, another flashback. I don’t know about you but at times I have had some very odd and uncomfortable requests from vendors. It’s not wholly  uncommon for them to want to log into your system to diagnose an issue for themselves. Or perhaps for whatever reason your manager says hey give this random outside […]