Dell OMSA 6.1 on CentOS 4.8 - openipmi unsupported version
Hostmaster at computerservicecentre.com
Fri Feb 26 09:41:12 CST 2010
Sounds like you are falling foul of a problem I posted about way back in July
Basically, 6.1 doesn't recognise Centos 4.x and treat it as Redhat 4.
My original post details how you can go about getting it working.
From: linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com [mailto:linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com]
On Behalf Of Matt Domsch
Posted At: 26 February 2010 05:17
Posted To: Hostmaster
Conversation: Dell OMSA 6.1 on CentOS 4.8 - openipmi unsupported version
Subject: Re: Dell OMSA 6.1 on CentOS 4.8 - openipmi unsupported version
On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 03:54:33PM -0800, Chris Jones wrote:
> Good afternoon,
> I've got Dell OMSA 6.1 install on a PowerEdge 1950 running CentOS 4.8,
> however when I go to start OMSA I get the following messages at startup.
> Starting ipmi driver: Unsupported version [FAILED]
> Do I need to install DKMS and install a different version of openipmi?
You shouldn't need to - 4.8 has a plenty new-enough IPMI driver...
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