OMSA / IPMI issue on 6650
brett.morrow at noaa.gov
Mon Jun 9 10:50:17 CDT 2008
I wanted to see if anyone else still has this problem. RHEL 5.2 is
out and we are still stopped by this.
>On Thu, Apr 03, 2008 at 04:11:11PM -0400, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
/>>/ runnint CentOS 5 with all current updates..
/>>/ I did yum install srvadmin-all
/>>/ Upon restart, starting ipmi hangs.
/>>/ It would appear I'm hitting:
>I think you are. RHEL 5.2 will have a fix for it I'm told.
>>/ Has anyone used OMSA with 6650 and CentOS5 ?
>yes, but with an earlier kernel. A less-tested change to the ipmi BT
>part of the driver made it in, which broke a number of older (6th
>Generation or earlier) PowerEdge servers (which we don't test new
>software on any more as a rule - they're 5+ years old). That said, we
>do fix things when we can, and this should be fixed in RHEL 5.2.
>Linux Technology Strategist, Dell Office of the CTO
>linux.dell.com & www.dell.com/linux
Brett Morrow, Senior Systems and Storage Analyst
National Severe Storms Laboratory
Brett.Morrow at noaa.gov
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