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How to use Serial Console in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) for Oracle Linux Instance Recovery (Doc ID 2335735.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Linux Cloud Service - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
Linux x86-64


When an Oracle Linux instance in OCI is not booting up correctly and if you are not sure what is the issue or at what boot stage it is stuck , it is possible to connect using Serial Console feature provided by OCI and do further investigation. The steps are same for both VM and BM shapes.


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