On Sat, Apr 10, 2004 at 10:29:31AM -0700, Bill Campbell wrote: > On Sat, Apr 10, 2004, Grant Peel wrote: > >Happy Easter all! > > > >Here is an off-the-wall question.... > > >I have 4 servers in Toronto (I live in London, about 120 miles south). Most > >admin I can do remotely of course, but I was wondering, if there exists a > >software/hardware solution that might actually allow one to reboot any one > >of the machines remotely and alllow access in single user mode. Obviously, > >that machine would not be accessable via the normal netwrk method, but > >again, is there a KVM - software that would allow local access in single > >user mode VIA a network connection to one of the other servers, or the KVM > >directly? > > I haven't tried this on FreeBSD, but several years ago I had to do some > single user work on an SCO OpenServer box in Texas. I had the owner of the > machine start sshd in single user mode, then I could ssh into the system to > work. The SCO box activates the network in single user. FreeBSD would > probably require starting network services manually. > > Bill
You might want to look into PC Weasel cards. Josh Paetzel _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"