[Linux-PowerEdge] Missing EDAC support for Intel Haswell devices

Paul Menzel pmenzel at molgen.mpg.de
Mon Aug 22 05:27:20 CDT 2016


Dear John,


Thank you for your reply.


On 08/22/16 12:21, John Hodrien wrote:
> On Mon, 22 Aug 2016, Paul Menzel wrote:
>
>> That’s unacceptable for that kind of money that system costs.
>>
>> My current suspicion is, that just a PCI ID is missing in the driver.
>>
>> Dell might say, that it’s Intel’s job to adapt the Linux, but frankly,
>> I do not care. Dell should make sure, that these things work out of
>> the box, and it’s Dell’s job to verify that, and, if they can’t fix
>> it, contact Intel to fix it.
>>
>> Do I need to open a separate ticket for this issue, or are Dell
>> employees reading this, who can bring it up with the right people?
>
> BMC supports all it needs to support, so fault reports will be reported via
> DRAC / esmlog, no?

That’s the first time I hear about esmlog. How do I install it?

> What are you actually missing out on due to this lack of support?

To use the standard utilities, I am used to.


Best regards,

Paul Menzel



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