Dell 2850 w/ RHEL v4 - Console/Serial port?

Ben bda20 at
Wed Jul 13 13:16:26 CDT 2005

On Wed, 13 Jul 2005, Shane Presley wrote:

> On 7/13/05, Ben <bda20 at> wrote:
> not just use the console RJ-45 port that's provided?  But you can use the
>> serial port instead, it's the standard pinout.
> I don't have a console RJ-45 port?  At least I don't think.  I just checked 
> the back of my 1850 and 2850s and only saw the two GB Ethernet RJ45s. 
> Maybe it's a Dell add on card we didn't order?

Sorry, I'm getting confused with the BMC port (the one with the spanner next 
to it, anyway).  Apologies.

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