Remote access to PE2850 with DRAC4

Tim_T_Murphy@Dell.com Tim_T_Murphy at Dell.com
Thu Mar 31 09:39:16 CST 2005


Olle,
Localized DRAC4 keyboard support for console redirection
will be available in an upcoming DRAC4 firmware update.
No commitments, but its rumored that it will be available
in a few weeks.

--tim

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Murphy, Tim T 
> Sent: Wednesday, March 30, 2005 4:51 PM
> To: 'Olle Liljenzin'; linux-poweredge-Lists
> Subject: RE: Remote access to PE2850 with DRAC4
> 
> 
> Hello Olle.
> 
> > In the virtual media screen the message "Current status
> >  Connecting..." is shown forever. It is never coming to
> > a "Connected" status. Clicking on "Refresh" will change
> > the status back to "Not connected".
> 
> For virtual media data transfers, RAC opens up a port 
> on its network interface (default 3668) that the VM
> plugin needs to connect to.
> 
> maybe a firewall is blocking this connection?
> 
> > On the server I can't see anything in the message file.
> 
> From your fstab, the virtual devs are /dev/hde and
> /dev/hdf. the info you sent indicates these are
> present on the server, so no problem there.
> 
> > About the console redirection. Any ideas on how to 
> > get it working with international keyboards? 
> 
> There is work underway now for localized keyboard
> support in the DRAC4 console redirection.  I will 
> find out more and get back to the list.
> 
> --tim
> 




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