ipmitool 1.6.0 sol support for Dell 2850

Mikey Sklar sklarm at electric-clothing.com
Wed Mar 30 09:07:21 CST 2005


solproxyd works, but forks a process and doesn't clean up after itself. 

sklarm     568  0.0  0.0     0    0 ?        Z    Mar15   0:19 [solproxyd <defunct>]
sklarm    1542  0.0  0.0     0    0 ?        Z    Mar15   0:01 [solproxyd <defunct>]
sklarm   28032  0.0  0.0     0    0 ?        Z    Mar24   0:06 [solproxyd <defunct>]
sklarm   28798  0.0  0.0     0    0 ?        Z    Mar24   0:00 [solproxyd <defunct>]
sklarm    2390  0.0  0.0     0    0 ?        Z    Mar29   0:00 [solproxyd <defunct>]

The source is also not available so we cannot run it from our other
platforms in the environment (solaris/ia64-linux/etc).

On Wed, Mar 30, 2005 at 09:01:48AM -0600, Tim_T_Murphy at Dell.com wrote:
> 
> > $ ipmitool -I lanplus -H saias79r -U root -P calvin sol activate
> > Error: This command is only available over the lanplus interface
> 
> lanplus is IPMI 2.0, 2850 is 1.5 (no 2.0/RMCP+ session support)
> 
> You might try solproxy for SOL with 2850? check the list archives
> --tim




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