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GNU FreeIPMI

https://www.gnu.org/software/freeipmi/
Intelligent platform management system

FreeIPMI provides in-band and out-of-band IPMI software based on the IPMI v1.5/2.0 specification. The software has been written with a number of useful features for large HPC and cluster environments. Its components include:

  • Libfreeipmi - A C library that includes KCS, SSIF, and OpenIPMI drivers, IPMI 1.5 and IPMI 2.0 LAN communication interfaces, IPMI packet building utilities, IPMI command utilities, and utilities for reading/interpreting/managing IPMI.
  • Bmc-info - A tool to read information about the local BMC such as version information and device support.
  • Bmc-config - A tool to configure usernames, passwords, networking information, security, and other relevant IPMI configuration fields.
  • Bmc-watchdog - A tool/daemon to manage a BMC Watchdog. This tool is typically used for system timeout management and automatic system restarts in the event of a system crash.
  • Ipmi-chassis - A tool to manage/monitor a chassis, such as chassis power, identification, and status.
  • Ipmi-fru - A tool to read field replaceable unit (FRU) information from a motherboard/machine.
  • Ipmi-sel - A tool to read and manage IPMI System Event Log (SEL) records.
  • Ipmi-sensors - A tool to read IPMI sensor readings and sensor data repository (SDR) information.
  • Ipmipower - A tool for remote power control.
  • Ipmiconsole/Libipmiconsole - A tool and library for Serial-over-Lan (SOL) console access.
  • Ipmi-raw - A tool that provides hex input/output of IPMI commands.
  • Ipmi-locate - A tool that can probe for information about the location of a BMC device, such as device addresses.
  • Ipmimonitoring/Libipmimonitoring - A tool and library for used for sensor interpretation/monitoring. The tool is similar to ipmi-sensors, but sensor readings are mapped into Nominal, Warning, and Critical states.
  • Pef-config - A tool to configure IPMI Platform Event Filtering (PEF) configuration.
  • Ipmiping - An IPMI ping tool for debugging.
  • Rmcpping - A RMCP ping tool for debugging.
  • Ipmidetect/Ipmidetectd/libipmidetect - A tool, daemon, and library for IPMI node detection.

Documentation

https://www.gnu.org/software/freeipmi/documentation.html





Licensing

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Bendikker

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2 May 2018




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Albert Chu Maintainer
Dmitry Frolov Contributor
Anand Babu Developer
Anand Avati Developer
Balamurugan Developer
Ian Zimmerman Developer
Raghavendra Developer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/freeipmi
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/freeipmi
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/freeipmi
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/freeipmi
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freeipmi.git
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/freeipmi-users
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/freeipmi-devel


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to uselibgcrypt-devel
Required to useGuile
Required to usereadline library

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 2 May 2018.



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