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From: "Sven Vermeulen (swift)" <swift@g.o>
Subject: gentoo commit in xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook: hb-install-tools.xml
Date: Sun, 23 Oct 2011 10:32:38 +0000 (UTC)
swift       11/10/23 10:32:38

  Modified:             hb-install-tools.xml
  Log:
  Bug #386667 - Add section on remote access (sshd, serial consoles). Thanks to Amk for reporting, and Joshua for suggesting the location to put this in

Revision  Changes    Path
1.51                 xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-tools.xml

file : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-tools.xml?rev=1.51&view=markup
plain: http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-tools.xml?rev=1.51&content-type=text/plain
diff : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-tools.xml?r1=1.50&r2=1.51

Index: hb-install-tools.xml
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RCS file: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-tools.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.50
retrieving revision 1.51
diff -u -r1.50 -r1.51
--- hb-install-tools.xml	3 Sep 2011 07:18:27 -0000	1.50
+++ hb-install-tools.xml	23 Oct 2011 10:32:38 -0000	1.51
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
 <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
 
-<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-tools.xml,v 1.50 2011/09/03 07:18:27 swift Exp $ -->
+<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-tools.xml,v 1.51 2011/10/23 10:32:38 swift Exp $ -->
 
 <sections>
 
@@ -12,8 +12,8 @@
 In this chapter we help you choose and install some important tools.
 </abstract>
 
-<version>9.2</version>
-<date>2010-11-14</date>
+<version>10</version>
+<date>2011-10-23</date>
 
 <section>
 <title>System Logger</title>
@@ -108,6 +108,41 @@
 </body>
 </section>
 <section>
+<title>Optional: Remote Access</title>
+<body>
+
+<p>
+If you need to access your system remotely after installation, don't forget to
+add <c>sshd</c> to the default runlevel:
+</p>
+
+<pre caption="Adding sshd to the default runlevel">
+# <i>rc-update add sshd default</i>
+</pre>
+
+<p>
+If you need serial console access (which is possible in case of remote servers),
+you'll need to uncomment the serial console section in
+<path>/etc/inittab</path>.
+</p>
+
+<pre caption="Editing /etc/inittab">
+# <i>nano -w /etc/inittab</i>
+</pre>
+
+<p>
+The following excerpt shows the uncommented section:
+</p>
+
+<pre caption="Uncommting serial consoles in inittab">
+<comment># SERIAL CONSOLES</comment>
+s0:12345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 9600 ttyS0 vt100
+s1:12345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 9600 ttyS1 vt100
+</pre>
+
+</body>
+</section>
+<section>
 <title>File System Tools</title>
 <subsection>
 <body>





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