Changes between Version 5 and Version 6 of skinny_elephants_recovery


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Timestamp:
Apr 19, 2008, 4:17:44 PM (12 years ago)
Author:
Daniel Kahn Gillmor
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added notes about domU updates

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    55If the server in question is a stand alone server or a dom0 then it should be accessible via the [wiki:telehouse_serial_access serial console]. The console should provide information about the crash. You can reboot the server by using the [http://www.brunolinux.com/01-First_Things_To_Know/Skinny_Elephants.html raising skinny elephants] trick.
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    7 Since the console is provided via [deb:cereal], you need to use special break characters. The exact sequence is:
     7For machines with a console provided via [deb:cereal], you need to use special break characters. The exact sequence is:
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    99{{{
     
    1414ctrl-\ b u
    1515ctrl-\ b b
     16}}}
     17
     18For Xen domU's, you need to use `ctrl-o` (that's an "oh", not a "zero") to simulate the break character, so that makes it:
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     20{{{
     21ctrl-o r
     22ctrl-o s
     23ctrl-o e
     24ctrl-o i
     25ctrl-o u
     26ctrl-o b
    1627}}}
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