P1688: Cisco UCS Blade - False CPU Alerts

September 21, 2015
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.8.00, 1.8.01, 1.8.02, 1.9.00

This patch is replaced with !


Patch content

Connector for IPMI

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch if you are getting false CPU alerts on a Cisco UCS Blade.

What does it fix?

Discards the monitoring of the BIST_FAIL sensor that reports false CPU alerts on Cisco UCS Blades.

How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following file to the %PATROL_HOME%\lib\MS_HW_hdf or $PATROL_HOME/lib/MS_HW_hdf directory on the server where the PATROL Agent runs:
    • MS_HW_IpmiTool.hdf
  2. Re-initialize Hardware Sentry for the patch to take effect.
  3. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.