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Cannot establish IPMI session for dell machines

asked 2014-08-08 06:52:02 -0500

sagar_bansal gravatar image

I am installing HPhelion on baremetal and faced one issue Hardware I am using is dell machines as baremetal. Installed Seed VM Tried to connect to ILO from IPMI and seeing this error

root@hLinux:~# /usr/bin/ipmitool -I lanplus -H -U root -P calvin power status -v Get Auth Capabilities error Error issuing Get Channel Authentication Capabilies request Error: Unable to establish IPMI v2 / RMCP+ session

Instead of ILO here i have provided DRAC details as i have dell machine.

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answered 2014-08-08 11:19:42 -0500

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This isn't really related to OpenStack. You may want to ask this in a Dell forum for better help. I would definitely look at the capabilities of ipmitool and see if there are certain flags to use for Dell vs HP. Then verify network connectivity, can you connect to it from your desktop or a system that is supposed to have routes to get to

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