Headless GNOME Boxes through SSH

Baptiste Darthenay
Apr 16, 2017 · 2 min read
http://worldofgnome.org/boxes-vs-virtualbox/
Fresh install of Fedora 25 server on Gnome Boxes
sudo dnf install openssh-server
sudo systemctl enable sshd
systemctl start sshd
ip addr | grep 192.168
inet 192.168.124.252/24 brd 192.168.124.255 scope global ens3
$ ssh my-username@192.168.124.252
The authenticity of host '192.168.124.252 (192.168.124.252)' can't be established.
ECDSA key fingerprint is SHA256:2nqY95stS6j2QJf9N4pIgN3hLk05f1M2EXGU4eCFpuM.
ECDSA key fingerprint is MD5:32:f1:8f:f7:70:cf:89:71:18:a0:28:53:83:a4:cf:74.
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
Warning: Permanently added '192.168.124.252' (ECDSA) to the list of known hosts.
my-username@192.168.124.252's password:
Last login: Sun Apr 16 19:47:04 2017
[my-username@fedora25-ser ~]$ uname -a
$ virsh list --all
ID Name State
----------------------------------------------------
1 fedora25-ser closed
$ virsh start fedora25-ser
Domain fedora25-ser started

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