Getting a kvm serial console with grub2

I’ve a few kvm guest servers, which I’ve been accessing using vnc – but this is a bit of a pain (getting port forwarding setup etc). Host and guests run Debian Squeeze with Grub2 installed/in use. So, here’s how to do the ‘virsh console ‘ thing … Edit /etc/default/grub, specify GRUB_TERMINAL=console GRUB_SERIAL_COMMAND=”serial –unit=0 –speed=115200 –word=8… Continue reading Getting a kvm serial console with grub2