debian 4.0 on poweredge 2950

matteo filippetto matteo.filippetto at gmail.com
Wed Feb 18 06:23:44 CST 2009


I have a monitor connected but I can't see anything and so I can't
access the console.
Seems like the server is in "stand by" i.e. it does nothing...

I try to scan it with nmap but there are no open or closed port....

Thank you

Matteo

2009/2/18  <christian.peper at kpn.com>:
> Did you try to access the server from the console, either directly or
> using DRAC? If so, did to notice any netwerk issues from inside to
> outside. Or is it just outside in?
>
> Chris.
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com
>> [mailto:linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com] On Behalf Of matteo
>> filippetto
>> Sent: Wednesday, February 18, 2009 12:17 PM
>> To: linux-poweredge at dell.com
>> Subject: debian 4.0 on poweredge 2950
>>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I just subscribe to this list because I need help about some
>> problems I'm having with my poweredge 2950.
>>
>> It happens randomly that I can't connect to my server using
>> ssh and I can't ping it. After reboot all is ok, up and running.
>>
>> The s.o. installed is a Debian 4.0 with kernel 2.6.18-5-xen-686.
>>
>> The NIC is (# dmesg | grep 'Broadcom')
>>
>> Broadcom NetXtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Driver bnx2 v1.4.44
>> (August 10, 2006)
>>
>> eth0: Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5708 1000Base-T (B2) PCI-X
>> 64-bit 133MHz found at mem f4000000, IRQ 16, node addr 001c23d70fa6
>>
>> eth1: Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5708 1000Base-T (B2) PCI-X
>> 64-bit 133MHz found at mem f8000000, IRQ 16, node addr 001c23d70fa4
>>
>> I read this link
>> http://mywiki.ncsa.uiuc.edu/wiki/Dell_PE1950_NIC_Firmware_Workaround
>> Do you think I should try?
>>
>> Have you some ideas about this matter?
>>
>> Thank you very much.
>> Best regards
>> --
>> Matteo Filippetto
>>
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