dell-dset not running on CentOS 6.x

Erinn Looney-Triggs erinn.looneytriggs at gmail.com
Thu Jul 26 14:05:07 CDT 2012


On 07/26/2012 10:05 AM, Mukarram Syed wrote:
> Hi Poweredge Users.
> 
> I am sure someone has asked this before, but I am running dell-dset on
> CentOS 6.x, particularly 6.2 and I am getting the error 
> # ./dell-dset-3.2.0.141_x64_A01.bin 
> Unsupported OS type, please check the OS support matrix
> 
> I tried to change the /etc/issue and the /etc/redhat-release file match
> a Red Hat server but no luck:
> "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2 (Santiago)"
> 
> Also I tried to old versions of dell-dset namely versions:  
> # ./delldset_v2.0.0.119_A01.bin
> ...
> ...
> ...
>   Skip collecting info for all hardware categories(y/n): n
>   Skip collecting info for all storage categories(y/n): n
>   Skip collecting info for all software categories(y/n): n
>   Skip collecting any non-Linux log files(y/n): n
>   Append report filename with timestamp(y/n): n
>   Collect various advanced logs(y/n): y
>   Do you need to store in a different location(y/n): n
> Since the report file path is not specified, the report will be created
> in user home 
> The options selected for the report are:  --advanced -f /root/
> error: incorrect format: unknown tag
> /usr/bin/dellsysteminfo: line 35: pushd: /dset/bin: No such file or
> directory
> /usr/bin/dellsysteminfo: line 36: ./dellsysteminfo: No such file or
> directory
> /usr/bin/dellsysteminfo: line 37: popd: directory stack empty
> 
> and 
> 
> # ./delldset_v2.2.0.122_x64-A00.bin
> ...
> ...
> ...
>   Skip collecting info for all hardware categories(y/n): n
>   Skip collecting info for all storage categories(y/n): n
>   Skip collecting info for all software categories(y/n): n
>   Skip collecting any non-Linux log files(y/n): n
>   Append report filename with timestamp(y/n): n
>   Collect various advanced logs(y/n): y
>   Do you need to store in a different location(y/n): n
> Since the report file path is not specified, the report will be created
> in user home 
> The options selected for the report are:  --advanced -f /root/
> error: incorrect format: unknown tag
> /usr/bin/dellsysteminfo: line 40: pushd: /dset/bin: No such file or
> directory
> /usr/bin/dellsysteminfo: line 41: ./dellsysteminfo: No such file or
> directory
> /usr/bin/dellsysteminfo: line 42: popd: directory stack empty
> 
> Dell support has told me that CentOS is not a supported OS with Dell and
> they will not write code to support an unsupported OS.
> However they have told me that they have a OMSA Live CD but to use that
> we need to reboot the server using that ISO, which I am trying to avoid!
> 
> As I said, I am sure someone might have run into this issue and might
> have resolved how to run dell-dset on CentOS 6.x OS using the binary.
> If so can you please share?
> 
> Regards
> 
> # mukarram
> 
> 
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Tried using dset on RHEL 6 systems too, always failed, so I don't
believe it is centos specific.

-Erinn


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