Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-18 Thread Dave Love
Johnson, Bill billjohn...@tditx.com writes: I would be interested in any thoughts or comments back. Like you're rudely abusing a GNU mailing list by advertising proprietary software? I have conman (and others). ___ Freeipmi-devel mailing list

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-12 Thread Al Chu
Hey Dave, Great, I'll add that into the docs. Al On Fri, 2009-06-12 at 10:32 +0100, Dave Love wrote: Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: Hey Dave, Ah. solpayloadsize,sun20 did establish a connexion, but I think the speed may be wrong as it appears dead once connected. On the other

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-11 Thread Dave Love
Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: Actually, it seems the sun20 workarounds are working correctly. You are able to authenticate. The problem is ... Yes. I was only meaning to say that the SOL seems to be broken. # ipmiconsole -h ipmi101 -Wsun20 [error received]: SOL unavailable This

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-11 Thread Dave Love
Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: A. I take it you are using the hostrange feature as a go get data faster mechanism. I suppose I was thinking more about the buffer/consolidate options (-B, -C). Using them against a heterogenous environment didn't make too much sense to me. Right. I have

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-11 Thread Al Chu
Hey Dave, Ah. solpayloadsize,sun20 did establish a connexion, but I think the speed may be wrong as it appears dead once connected. On the other hand, after disconnecting, that seems to have taken the ILOM off the air... That is with the earliest ILOM, anyway, though it's annoying it

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-10 Thread Dave Love
Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: Hey Dave, Whew, I'm glad I have a relatively new sun board, this would have been tough to figure out :-) Good. I could have offered to let you on here. Effectively, the opensesspriv workaround is also needed for the Sun boards. I've wrapped that workaround

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-10 Thread Dave Love
Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: Hehe. It's funny you mention this. I had a request/comment on this topic just last week. First, please take a look at my original post on this for what I was thinking of supporting: http://www.mail-archive.com/freeipmi-devel@gnu.org/msg00710.html For what

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-10 Thread Al Chu
Hey Dave, On Wed, 2009-06-10 at 15:19 +0100, Dave Love wrote: Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: Hey Dave, Whew, I'm glad I have a relatively new sun board, this would have been tough to figure out :-) Good. I could have offered to let you on here. Effectively, the opensesspriv

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-10 Thread Al Chu
Hey Dave, On Wed, 2009-06-10 at 15:31 +0100, Dave Love wrote: Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: Hehe. It's funny you mention this. I had a request/comment on this topic just last week. First, please take a look at my original post on this for what I was thinking of supporting:

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-09 Thread Dave Love
Al Chu ch...@llnl.gov writes: Hey Dave, It's entirely possible there is another issue for your systems I never encountered before or a bug in the workaround code. If you could send the --debug output, that'd be great. OK, appended. Ipmitool also elects to hide workarounds in its tools

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-09 Thread Al Chu
Hey Dave, OK, appended. Hmmm. It seems the workaround just isn't working. It's possible I have introduced a bug into the workaround. Let me see if I can figure it out. I didn't mean to be critical, of course. However, I find it's a real practical problem with our heterogeneous HPC

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-09 Thread Al Chu
Hey Dave, Whew, I'm glad I have a relatively new sun board, this would have been tough to figure out :-) Effectively, the opensesspriv workaround is also needed for the Sun boards. I've wrapped that workaround in as an automatic one for the Sun workaround, so it should work now. Test tar.gz is

Re: [Freeipmi-devel] sun20 workaround doesn't

2009-06-08 Thread Al Chu
Hey Dave, It's entirely possible there is another issue for your systems I never encountered before or a bug in the workaround code. If you could send the --debug output, that'd be great. As for your second question, there are a number of checks that I do more stringently than in ipmitool,