How to Connect to a Virtual Machine Console Using Vncviewer Instead of Manager's Console (Doc ID 1512402.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 25, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 2.1.5 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Goal

This article explains how to connect to virtual machine console using vncviewer instead of the console button in the OVM Manager Console

This can assist troubleshooting problems accessing a virtual machine console via Oracle VM manager - it may help establish where such a problem lies by verifying the connection to a virtual console is working. 

Solution

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