idrac firmware update on R710, can't connect to idrac now

Jefferson Ogata poweredge at antibozo.net
Fri Aug 6 14:26:02 CDT 2010


On 2010-08-06 18:01, Sabuj Pattanayek wrote:
> I just updated the idrac firmware on an R710 :
[snip]
> But now I can't connect to the idrac. Did the settings on the idrac
> basically get blown away so that it doesn't remember what static IP I
> had set for it? How do I set the idrac ipv4 settings without going
> over to data center? Can I do it from Linux? I was looking at this :
> 
> http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/software/smdrac3/idrac/idrac1.11/en/ug/html/chap02.htm#wp95392
> 
> but it doesn't look like it's possible?

If you have ipmitool you can set LAN and user settings with "lan set" 
and "user set" commands, respectively.



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