<div dir="ltr">Thanks!!!!<div><br></div><div>Becky</div></div><div class="gmail_extra"><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 7:36 PM, Stephen Dowdy <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:sdowdy@ucar.edu" target="_blank">sdowdy@ucar.edu</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex"><div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:monospace,monospace">To get BIOS version,<br><br># cat /sys/class/dmi/id/bios_version                                                                                         <br>2.5.2<br><br></div><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:monospace,monospace">-or- <br><br></div><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:monospace,monospace"># dmidecode -s bios-version                                                                                                  <br>2.5.2<br><br></div><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:monospace,monospace">you can use &#39;dmidecode -s HELP&#39; or &#39;dmidecode -t HELP&#39; (HELP can be any nonsense word here to get DMI to spew the strings (-s) and types (-t) it knows).<br><br>for example... for every string option available, print its name and the result from a query, wrapping multilines (multi-value output) with &#39;;&#39; delimiters<br><br>for dmistr in $(dmidecode -s help 2&gt;&amp;1 | tail -n +3); do printf &quot;%24s : %s\n&quot; &quot;${dmistr}&quot; &quot;$(dmidecode -s &quot;${dmistr}&quot; | sed &#39;N;s/\n/;/&#39; )&quot;; done<br><br>             bios-vendor : Dell Inc.<br>            bios-version : 2.5.2<br>       bios-release-date : 01/28/2015<br>     system-manufacturer : Dell Inc.<br>     system-product-name : PowerEdge R720xd<br>          system-version : Not Specified<br>    system-serial-number : REDACTED<br>             system-uuid : REDACTED<br>  baseboard-manufacturer : Dell Inc.<br>  baseboard-product-name : 0C4Y3R<br>       baseboard-version : A00<br> baseboard-serial-number : ..CNREDACTED.<br>     baseboard-asset-tag : Not Specified<br>    chassis-manufacturer : Dell Inc.<br>            chassis-type : Rack Mount Chassis<br>         chassis-version : Not Specified<br>   chassis-serial-number : REDACTED<br>       chassis-asset-tag : Not Specified<br>        processor-family : Xeon;Xeon<br>  processor-manufacturer : Intel;Intel<br>       processor-version :        Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2630 0 @ 2.30GHz;       Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2630 0 @ 2.30GHz<br>     processor-frequency : 2300 MHz;2300 MHz<span class="HOEnZb"><font color="#888888"><br><br></font></span></div><span class="HOEnZb"><font color="#888888"><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:monospace,monospace">--stephen<br></div><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:monospace,monospace"><br></div></font></span></div><div class="HOEnZb"><div class="h5"><div class="gmail_extra"><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 5:10 PM, Becky Ligon <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:ligon@g.clemson.edu" target="_blank">ligon@g.clemson.edu</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex"><div dir="auto"><div>Another newbie question:  is this firmware revision only applicable to the BMC or dies it refer to the BIOS rev as well?</div><span><div><br></div><div>Becky<br><br>Sent from my iPhone</div></span><div><div><div><br>On Aug 11, 2015, at 7:05 PM, Becky Ligon &lt;<a href="mailto:ligon@g.clemson.edu" target="_blank">ligon@g.clemson.edu</a>&gt; wrote:<br><br></div><blockquote type="cite"><div><div>Thanks!  I&#39;ll give that a try!</div><div><br></div><div>Becky<br><br>Sent from my iPhone</div><div><br>On Aug 11, 2015, at 5:54 PM, Stephen Dowdy &lt;<a href="mailto:sdowdy@ucar.edu" target="_blank">sdowdy@ucar.edu</a>&gt; wrote:<br><br></div><blockquote type="cite"><div><div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:monospace,monospace">One way (without OpenManage)<br><br># ipmitool mc info | grep Firmware<br>Firmware Revision         : 1.97<br>Aux Firmware Rev Info     :<br></div></div><div class="gmail_extra"><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 3:46 PM, Becky Ligon <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:ligon@clemson.edu" target="_blank">ligon@clemson.edu</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex"><div dir="ltr"><div><div>All:<br><br></div>How do I find out the current version of the BMC firmware on my Dell Power Edge R510?<span><font color="#888888"><br><br></font></span></div><span><font color="#888888">Becky<br clear="all"><div><div><div><br>-- <br><div>Becky Ligon<br>Research Associate<br>Clemson University<br>Clemson, SC</div>
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