Solaris Troubleshooting X86 : ipmitool usage for diagnosis


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11 Responses

  1. Really informative blog post.Much thanks again. Great.

  2. Ramdev says:

    Hi Aylin, Thanks for the Comment.

  3. microsence says:

    ipmitool -I lan -H -U root sunoem cli “version” 
    No output….
    above command is no working and below is my area of pain..

    bash-3.2# svcs hwmgmtd
    STATE          STIME    FMRI
    disabled       14:27:08 svc:/application/management/hwmgmtd:default

    i tried to restart or enable this service multiple times but it goes only disable or maintenance mode only.

  4. Ramdev says:

    what does the service related log from /var/svc/log/  directory says?

  5. Bras says:


    Thanks for this article and all others.

    About this article, could you please indicate if CLI commands work for any version of ipmitool?
    Actually I don’t get all CLI commands woking for ipmitool 1.8.8 and less !


  6. ukash says:

    You actually make it appear so easy along with your presentation however I to find this matter to be really one thing that I think I would never understand. It sort of feels too complex and extremely broad for me. I’m looking forward in your next submit, I will attempt to get the cling of it!

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