Hey Won, As Andrew said, we need a bit more information. For freeipmi, you could output the SEL in hex (-x), but for what we're trying to do, it might be best to output with --debug. You'll be able to see the SEL Event Records before each output. We can interpret the hex from that point.
Al On Wed, 2009-03-18 at 06:55 -0700, Andy Cress wrote: > Won, > > This needs more information. > A raw dump of the SEL would help to determine whether the problem is in > the freeipmi interpretation or a problem on the server. > To get a raw dump of the SEL: > ipmiutil sel -r >sel.raw > ipmitool sel writeraw sel.raw > (not sure of how to do this with freeipmi) > > If this record has event data 1 == 0x80, then "System Reconfigured" is a > good interpretation. > If it is interpreted correctly, then the SEL records surrounding this > event need to be reviewed. > Also, if you got this event, then there may be some ipmi-related > processes running that caused it (output of ps -ef). > > Andy > > -----Original Message----- > From: freeipmi-devel-bounces+arcress=users.sourceforge....@gnu.org > [mailto:freeipmi-devel-bounces+arcress=users.sourceforge....@gnu.org] On > Behalf Of Won De Erick > Sent: Wednesday, March 18, 2009 3:57 AM > To: Albert Chu > Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org > Subject: [Freeipmi-devel] Re: ibmx3650 reboots after ipmi-sel is unable > toget SEL record > > > I'm sorry, the below question may sound not suitable to the question > above. :) > > --- On Sat, 1/24/09, Won De Erick <won.der...@yahoo.com> wrote: > > Then one side question, I want to ask the possible reasons > > of the ff log obtained prior to clearing. I didn't change > > any in the system. > > I just noticed that the system halted serving and went back > > after 4-5 minutes, w/out any other records in SEL that says > > the box hang and rebooted. > > > > 54:23-Jan-2009 11:28:55:System Event #0:System > > Reconfigured > > > > I just want to revisit this thread as the log "System Reconfigured" is > recurring on IBM x3650. My questions is: Is the text string "System > Reconfigured" the result after interpretation by FreeIPMI? or FreeIPMI > simply reads the BMC-SEL, then display? > > Thanks, > > Won > > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > Freeipmi-devel mailing list > Freeipmiemail@example.com > http:// lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/freeipmi-devel > > The information contained in this document is CONFIDENTIAL and property of > Kontron. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or distribution is > prohibited without express written consent of Kontron. If you are not the > intended recipient, please contact the sender and destroy all copies of the > original message and enclosed attachments. > > -- Albert Chu ch...@llnl.gov Computer Scientist High Performance Systems Division Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory _______________________________________________ Freeipmi-devel mailing list Freeipmifirstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/freeipmi-devel