Introduction

Opengear is a terminal server that is commonly used to connect to infrastructure devices via an out of band network or console/serial port.

This post covers some of the common commands and operations that I usually undertake with opengear devices.

Connecting

SSH to an opengear and open the serial menu.

cmd

ssh <username>:serial@<ip-address>
    

Menu

Return to the serial menu.

On a new line press ~ . then enter

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