Forward System Messages to SSH
On Mon, 09 Mar 2009 20:26:59 -0700
Stephan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> A quick (and hopefully simply answered because I must have missed
> something) question.
> Now and then, messages are output to the tty display, such as USB
> devices being plugged in, etc. Is there a way to have those messages
> sent to an SSH terminal? I'm using OpenSSH.
The simple way, which may be be enough for you: IIUC, most of the
messages you'll want also go to syslog, so just run 'tail
-f /var/log/syslog' in an ssh session.
The more complicated way (speculation - I haven't tried this): see the
Remote-Serials-Console-Howto to set up linux to use a serial port (or a
USB virtual serial port) as the console, and then connect to that using
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