Tag Archives: OpenVZ

Enter into VE failed Unable to open pty: No such file or directory

If you face following error. [root@Node ~]# vzctl enter 445 enter into VE 445 failed Unable to open pty: No such file or directory This is a well known problem with udev

Unable to open pty: No such file or directory

# vzctl enter 1011 enter into VE  1011failed Unable to open pty: No such file or directory The fix is # vzctl exec   1011 /sbin/MAKEDEV tty # vzctl exec 1011 /sbin/MAKEDEV pty

Important openVZ commands

Following are some important commands which are normally used while working on a Hardware Node. 1) vzlist -a : Shows list of all the VPS’s hosted on the Node. 2) vzctl start