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Accessing the serial console from the SP

The SP's system console command enables you to log in to the serial console from the SP.

Steps

  1. Enter the following command at the SP prompt:
    system console

    The message Type Ctrl-D to exit appears.

  2. Press Enter to see the storage system prompt.
  3. To exit from the serial console and return to the SP CLI, press Ctrl-D.

Example of accessing the serial console from the SP

The following example shows the result of entering the system console command at the SP prompt. The vol status command is entered at the console, followed by pressing Ctrl-D, which returns you to the SP prompt.

SP> system console
Type Ctrl-D to exit.

(Press Enter to see the storage system prompt.)

toaster>
toaster> vol status

(Command output is displayed.)

(Press Ctrl-D to exit the serial console and return to the SP CLI.)

SP>