Patches

P1349: Monitoring Recent Oracle (SUN) x86 Servers Using IPMI

September 19, 2012
Patch for BMC Performance Manager Express for Hardware - Version(s) 2.7.28

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Patch content

Connector for IPMI monitoring

Should you install this patch?

Apply this patch if you need to monitor a recent Oracle (SUN) server or a SUN server with a recently updated firmware.

What does it fix?

  • The connector now recognizes the manufacturer identifier of "Oracle" and processes SUN/Oracle specific sensors properly.
  • Oracle/Sun Specific power supply sensors (PSx/VINOK and PSx/PWROK) now correctly interpreted.
  • Debugging information has been improved.

How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following files to %RSM_HOME%/RSMxx/SEN_HW/hdf_27xx/ on each RSM:
    • MS_HW_Ipmitool.hdf
  2. No further action is required.