DRAC5 blades/rack configuration recovery

Adam Nielsen adam.nielsen at uq.edu.au
Fri Jul 23 02:29:34 CDT 2010

> from what I can find in the docs:
> baudrate 57600 / No Parity / 1 stop bit.
> which translates to:
> stty -F /dev/ttyUSB0 57600 cs8 -cstopb

IIRC this can be changed in the BIOS, so if you can reboot try that.

> when trying a screen /dev/ttyUSB0 57600, all I get is junk (non human
> readable characters)
> I tried rebooting the whole rack system but It didn't got any better.

Definitely sounds like wrong serial settings.  I can also recommend 
trying minicom instead, I've never had much luck using stty/screen.


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