ipmctl dump [OPTIONS] -destination (path) -session
Dumps content captured during a recording session. Captured content includes ACPI, SMBIOS tables, and FIS requests and responses. The resulting session file that is generated can be used to playback commands recorded on a real platform in a simulated environment, making it possible to debug issues offline.
- -h, -help
Displays help for the command.
Used to specify DDRT as the desired transport protocol for the current invocation of ipmctl.
Used to specify SMBUS as the desired transport protocol for the current invocation of ipmctl.
The -ddrt and -smbus options are mutually exclusive and may not be used together.
- -destination (path)
An absolute or relative path including the filename, where the contents of the active session will be copied to.
Specifies to dump the contents associated with an active recording session.
Dump the contents associated with the current active recording session to /tmp/session.pbr.
ipmctl dump -destination /tmp/session.pbr -session
To successfully execute this command, there must be an active recording session.
The resulting file includes, NFIT, PCAT, PMTT and SMBIOS tables that are used by IPMCTL to determine the PMem module topology. PMem module data that is transferred to/from PMem modules over the mailbox interface.
Successfully dumped 1060619 bytes to file.