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syslog_on_tty6 [2014/11/24 01:14] (current)
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 +====== Syslog_on_tty6 ======
  
 +===== Ubuntu =====
 +==== Stopping the screen turning off after a few minutes ====
 +On the physical machine itself:
 + ​setterm -blank 0
 + ​setterm -powersave off
 + ​setterm -powerdown 0
 +
 +In /​etc/​syslog.conf:​
 + # Pipe all syslog data to TTY6 (ctrl+alt+f6)
 + *.* /dev/tty6
 +
 +Restart syslogd:
 + /​etc/​init.d/​sysklogd restart
 +
 +Done! Ctrl+Alt+F6 on the physical machine and you should see syslog output!
syslog_on_tty6.txt · Last modified: 2014/11/24 01:14 by 0.0.0.0