ipmctl-show-events man page

ipmctl-show-events ā€” Shows DCPMM related events


ipmctl show [OPTIONS] -event [TARGETS] [PROPERTIES]


Shows DCPMM related events. The options, targets, and properties can be used to filter the events. If no filters are provided, the default is to display up to 50 events. Refer to the Event Log Specification for detailed information about events.


-h, -help

Displays help for the command.

-o (text|nvmxml), -output (text|nvmxml)

Changes the output format. One of: "text" (default) or "nvmxml".


-dimm [(DimmID)]

Filter output to events on a specific DCPMM by optionally supplying the dimm target and one DCPMM identifier.



Filters output to events of a specific category. One of:

  • "Diag": Filters output to diagnostic events.
  • "FW": Filters output to FW consistency diagnostic test events.
  • "Config": Filters output to platform config diagnostic test events.
  • "PM": Filters output to PM meta data diagnostic test events.
  • "Quick": Filters output to quick diagnostic test events.
  • "Security": Filters output to security diagnostic test events.
  • "Health": Filters output to device health events.
  • "Mgmt": Filters output to management software generated events.

Filters output of events based on the severity of the event. One of:

  • "Info": (Default) Shows informational, warning, and error severity events.
  • "Warning": Shows warning and error events.
  • "Error": Shows error events.

Filters output to events that require corrective action or acknowledgment.

  • "0": Filters output to only show non-ActionRequired events.
  • "1": Filters output to only show ActionRequired events.

Filters output of events limited to the specified count, starting with the most recent. Count may be a value from 1 to 2,147,483,647. Default = 50.


Displays the 50 most recent events.

ipmctl show -event

Shows the 10 most recent error events.

ipmctl show -event count=10 severity=error

Return Data

This command displays a table with a row for each event matching the provided filters, showing most recent first.


Time of the event in the format MM:dd:yyyy:hh:mm:ss.


The event identifier


The severity of the event


A flag indicating that the event requires corrective action or acknowledgment. One of:

  • 0: A action is not required.
  • 1: An action is required.

The event code defined by the SW Event Log specification


The event message

Referenced By


2019-10-23 ipmctl