On 16:19 Tue 27 Sep     , Albert Chu wrote:
> > Yeah that was a typo.... Didn't fix my problem though.
> 
> Hmmm.  Does something like 'ipmipower' atleast work?

I will give it a try, my other app works but I haven't
tried using something built against freeipmi. 

By the way I got past my session id problem and now
I get the same 0xcc response whether I use ipmi_lan_open_session
or do everything by hand like ipmipower. Hopefully I have a
consistent (stupid) mistake.

Jim
> 
> Al
> 
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> Albert Chu
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> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: James Laros <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2005 4:12 pm
> Subject: Re: [Freeipmi-devel] ipmi_lan_open_session() question
> 
> > On 16:07 Tue 27 Sep     , Albert Chu wrote:
> > > Hi Jim,
> > > 
> > > I think the open_lan_session() function was created a long time 
> > ago as a
> > > convenience function for libfreeipmi users.  I know that the 
> > ipmiutil> author (ipmiutil.sourceforge.net) atleast uses it.  I 
> > suppose it has
> > > never been used for the FreeIPMI tools because:
> > > 
> > > A) some tools like bmc-config only work in-band
> > > B) some tools like ipmipower need to work more reliably/quickly and
> > > therefore "manually" setup a lan session
> > 
> > This was the first direction I went and hit a bump with extracting the
> > temp session id. If I can't get past it I will send out a question.
> > 
> > > 
> > > As for the reason why your code isn't working with MD5, I'm 
> > guessing:> 
> > > sizeof(password),
> > > 
> > > should instead be
> > > 
> > > strlen(password)
> > 
> > Yeah that was a typo.... Didn't fix my problem though.
> > 
> > > 
> > > ???
> > > 
> > > > By the way it seems to return < 0 but set errno to Success??
> > > 
> > > I see a few corner cases in the code.  In particular the fallout 
> > case> for "goto error;".  I'll let AB talk about this since its his 
> > part of
> > > the lib :P
> > > 
> > > Al
> > > 
> > > 
> > > --
> > > Albert Chu
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> > > 
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: James Laros <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > > Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2005 2:51 pm
> > > Subject: [Freeipmi-devel] ipmi_lan_open_session() question
> > > 
> > > > I have a question about the usage of ipmi_lan_open_session.
> > > > First off I don't see it used in any of the utilities
> > > > that come with the distro? Any reason?
> > > > 
> > > > I was doing things more "by hand" as in ipmipower until
> > > > I noticed this call.
> > > > 
> > > > More specific question if I use the call as follows the
> > > > Activate Session Application Response returns a completion
> > > > code of 0xcc (Invalid data field in request)
> > > > 
> > > > Wasn't sure if I need to pass in something for session_seq_num
> > > > or session_id??? In the request message the session_id seems be 
> > > > set properly to a temp session id, session_seq is 0 which 
> > should be 
> > > > ok yes?
> > > > 
> > > > Note that if I run it with MD5 as an auth type and provide 
> > username> > and password I never get an app response.
> > > > 
> > > > By the way it seems to return < 0 but set errno to Success??
> > > > 
> > > > ------------------------------
> > > > 
> > > >    u_int8_t auth_type;
> > > >    u_int8_t *username = "root";
> > > >    u_int8_t *password = "yada";
> > > >    u_int8_t priv;
> > > >    priv = IPMI_PRIV_LEVEL_OPERATOR;
> > > >    u_int32_t *session_seq_num;
> > > >    u_int32_t *session_id;
> > > > 
> > > >    session_seq_num = (u_int32_t *)malloc(sizeof(u_int32_t));
> > > >    session_id = (u_int32_t *)malloc(sizeof(u_int32_t));
> > > > 
> > > >    auth_type = IPMI_SESSION_AUTH_TYPE_MD5;
> > > > 
> > > >    if (ipmi_lan_open_session(conn->fd,
> > > >                              (struct sockaddr *)&(conn-
> > >target_addr),> >                              sizeof(struct 
> > sockaddr_in),> >                         IPMI_SESSION_AUTH_TYPE_NONE,
> > > >                         //     auth_type,
> > > >                              username,
> > > >                         //     password,
> > > >                         //     sizeof(password),
> > > >                         NULL,
> > > >                         0,
> > > >                              INITIAL_OUTBOUND_SEQ_NUM,
> > > >                              priv,
> > > >                              session_seq_num,
> > > >                              session_id) < 0 ) {
> > > >        fprintf(stderr, "Error: ipmi_lan_open_session %s\n", 
> > > > strerror(errno));        return -1;
> > > >    }
> > > > 
> > > > -------------------------------------------
> > > > 
> > > > Thanks if anyone can help.
> > > > 
> > > > Jim
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