IPMITool cheatsheet

Published: 2017-08-02 11:23:19 +0000
Categories: BASH,




IPMITool is a tool to communicate with BMCs (such as HP and Sun iLOM's and Dell iDracs) via the Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI)

This page contains a list of commonly used commands, although where a dedicated tool is available (such as HP's hpacucli that should probably be preferred

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Retrieving ILOM IP address with ipmitool:

    ipmitool lan print

Retrieving Sensor Data:

    ipmitool sdr

Or to include alarm thresholds:

    ipmitool sensor

Get Hardware Information:

    ipmitool fru print

Retrieve the System Event Log (SEL):

    ipmitool sel

List Authorised Users:

    ipmitool user

List active ILOM Sessions:

    ipmitool session info all

Reset the ILOM:

    ipmitool mc reset warm
    ipmitool mc reset cold



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