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From Rohit Yadav <>
Subject Re: KVM console login
Date Mon, 13 Oct 2014 05:10:44 GMT
Hi Ivan,

CloudStack stores this in encrypted way, you may either you what Kirk has suggested, or try:

cd /var/run/libvirt/qemu
cat <instance-you’re-trying-to-access>.xml | grep vnc # grab the password from here

On 13-Oct-2014, at 4:28 am, Ivan Rodriguez <> wrote:
> Hi cloudstack fellows,
> I have some problem with one vm not coming online after an outage,
> so I'm trying to open the console from virt-manager host
> after clicking in the console icon the virt-manager console ask for a
> password
> I've tried all the possible passwords do you guys know what is the password
> to access the console directly through virt-manager ?
> Cheers

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