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Old 10-19-2011
How to setup a serial console?

i am running solaris 10 in my vmware workstation. How to setup a console for my solaris box. in Vmware i could see a serial port option. can some one help me on how i can setup a console .

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SYSTEMD-VCONSOLE-SETUP.SERVICE(8)			  systemd-vconsole-setup.service			 SYSTEMD-VCONSOLE-SETUP.SERVICE(8)

NAME
systemd-vconsole-setup.service, systemd-vconsole-setup - Configure the virtual console at boot SYNOPSIS
systemd-vconsole-setup.service /usr/lib/systemd/systemd-vconsole-setup DESCRIPTION
systemd-vconsole-setup.service is an early-boot service that configures the virtual console font and console keymap. Internally it calls loadkeys(1) and setfont(8). See vconsole.conf(5) for information about the configuration files understood by this service. KERNEL COMMAND LINE
A few configuration parameters from vconsole.conf may be overridden on the kernel command line: vconsole.keymap=, vconsole.keymap.toggle= Overrides the key mapping table for the keyboard and the second toggle keymap. vconsole.font=, vconsole.font.map=, vconsole.font.unimap= Configures the console font, the console map, and the unicode font map. See vconsole.conf(5) for information about these settings. SEE ALSO
systemd(1), vconsole.conf(5), loadkeys(1), setfont(8), systemd-localed.service(8) systemd 208 SYSTEMD-VCONSOLE-SETUP.SERVICE(8)

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