Packaging Feature Request

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at
Fri Sep 19 09:12:32 CDT 2008

On Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 09:51:23AM +0100, Mark Watts wrote:
> I have a Packaging request for part of OMSA that I think would benefit the 
> community...
> I've got a couple of Linux servers - non RHEL - which have DRAC cards in them.
> Sadly, these boxes have been deployed to remote datacenters without IP 
> addresses configured on the DRAC cards. Now the time has come to configure 
> these, I'm finding it tricky to isolate just the components of OMSA that I 
> need in order to run racadm.
> Is is possible to have a version of the racadm package, such that it contains 
> the minimum needed in order to configure a DRAC card?

Installing the srvadmin-rac5 metapackage will pull in the proper
'minimum' dependencies.

Matt Domsch
Linux Technology Strategist, Dell Office of the CTO &

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