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Re: [Freeipmi-users] problem with freeipmi 0.5.3 and intel SE7221BK1-E

From: Al Chu
Subject: Re: [Freeipmi-users] problem with freeipmi 0.5.3 and intel SE7221BK1-E
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 17:09:57 -0800

On Wed, 2008-01-23 at 16:28 -0500, Chris Morgan wrote:
> On Jan 23, 2008 3:57 PM, Al Chu <address@hidden> wrote:
> > > You know, I think the vendor does claim that but I've never had any
> > > experience with ipmi before until getting these servers. I was under
> > > the impression that the only way to get detailed board information was
> > > via ipmi. I tried using lm-sensors previously and I believe I only got
> > > information about things like fan speeds, no temperature or voltage
> > > values etc.
> >
> > B/c it's an intel board, I'm pretty it does.  Just curious, have you
> > been getting identical results on multiple motherboards of this type.
> > Just to rule out the possibility that one specific motherboard just
> > might be bad.
> >
> I just tried the ipmi-sensors -f --debug and ipmi-sensors --debug on
> another one of the servers with 0.5.4-alpha that you had sent me and
> I'm seeing the same results as from the other machine I've been doing
> most of the testing on. I've been using 0.5.4-alpha since you mailed
> it to me, just so you are aware.
> Chris

Hey Chris,

Two thoughts:

A) Are there any vendor provided tools that are able to access the
sensors?  Sort of to prove to ourselves the sensors do indeed work.

B) Have you done any out-of-band/network communication with the ipmi
tools?  Although hard to believe this is the case, I suppose its
conceivable some BMC features might not work in-band but will work out-


Albert Chu
Computer Scientist
High Performance Systems Division
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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