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Oracle VM: How to Configure 'xm console' Access for Guests (Doc ID 579413.1)

Last updated on JUNE 22, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Oracle VM - Version 2.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The 'xm console' command used to connect to a guest virtual machine (domU) console from an Oracle VM Server does not work as expected. The terminal seems to hang until the 'Ctrl+]' key sequence is entered to detach from the domU console e.g.:


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 1. Hardware Virtualised (HVM or PVHVM)
 2. Paravirtualised (PVM)

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