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Status Not under consideration
Workspace PowerVM VIOS
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 31, 2017

Include linux screen command in VIOS


We would like that VIOs support a similar command as the screen command in the linux world.

Thank you


Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Feb 7, 2020

    "IBM has evaluated the priority of this enhancement proposal relative to other future product content and determined that this RFE will not be pursued for a future product release"

  • Guest
    Aug 8, 2019

    Screen command RPM packages can be installed on AIX / VIOS.
    Packages are available on AIX tool box for linux applications
    at below mentioned location.

    Following packages are to be installed.

    1. For test, above listed RPM packages were installed and checked on VIOS version 3.1.
    Some package version may be different for VIOS version 2.2.
    2. Packages are to be installed as root user (Execute "oem_setup_env" to become root).

    Post install screen command will be copied to /usr/bin directory
    and can be executed as padmin user.