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I/O Fencing agent for Redfish

Description

fence_redfish is an I/O Fencing agent which can be used with Out-of-Band controllers that support Redfish APIs. These controllers provide remote access to control power on a server.

fence_redfish accepts options on the command line as well as from stdin. Fenced sends parameters through stdin when it execs the agent. fence_redfish can be run by itself with command line options.  This is useful for testing and for turning outlets on or off from scripts.

Vendor URL: http://www.dmtf.org

Parameters

-o, --action=[action]

Fencing action (Default Value: reboot)

-4, --inet4-only

Forces agent to use IPv4 addresses only

-6, --inet6-only

Forces agent to use IPv6 addresses only

-a, --ip=[ip]

IP address or hostname of fencing device

-u, --ipport=[port]

TCP/UDP port to use for connection with device (Default Value: 443)

-p, --password=[password]

Login password or passphrase

-S, --password-script=[script]

Script to run to retrieve password

-n, --plug=[ip]

IP address or hostname of fencing device (together with --port-as-ip)

--redfish-uri=[uri]

Base or starting Redfish URI (Default Value: /redfish/v1)

-z, --ssl

Use SSL connection with verifying certificate (Default Value: 1)

--ssl-insecure

Use SSL connection without verifying certificate

--ssl-secure

Use SSL connection with verifying certificate

--systems-uri=[uri]

Redfish Systems resource URI, i.e. /redfish/v1/Systems/System.Embedded.1

-l, --username=[name]

Login name This parameter is always required.

-q, --quiet

Disable logging to stderr. Does not affect --verbose or --debug-file or logging to syslog.

-v, --verbose

Verbose mode

-D, --debug-file=[debugfile]

Write debug information to given file

-V, --version

Display version information and exit

-h, --help

Display help and exit

--delay=[seconds]

Wait X seconds before fencing is started (Default Value: 0)

--login-timeout=[seconds]

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after login (Default Value: 5)

--port-as-ip

Make "port/plug" to be an alias to IP address

--power-timeout=[seconds]

Test X seconds for status change after ON/OFF (Default Value: 20)

--power-wait=[seconds]

Wait X seconds after issuing ON/OFF (Default Value: 0)

--shell-timeout=[seconds]

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after issuing command (Default Value: 3)

--retry-on=[attempts]

Count of attempts to retry power on (Default Value: 1)

--gnutlscli-path=[path]

Path to gnutls-cli binary (Default Value: /usr/bin/gnutls-cli)

Actions

on

Power on machine.

off

Power off machine.

reboot

Reboot machine.

status

This returns the status of the plug/virtual machine.

monitor

Check the health of fence device

metadata

Display the XML metadata describing this resource.

manpage

The operational behavior of this is not known.

validate-all

Validate if all required parameters are entered.

Stdin Parameters

action

Fencing action (Default Value: reboot)

inet4_only

Forces agent to use IPv4 addresses only

inet6_only

Forces agent to use IPv6 addresses only

ip

IP address or hostname of fencing device Obsoletes: ipaddr

ipport

TCP/UDP port to use for connection with device (Default Value: 443)

password

Login password or passphrase Obsoletes: passwd

password_script

Script to run to retrieve password Obsoletes: passwd_script

plug

IP address or hostname of fencing device (together with --port-as-ip) Obsoletes: port

redfish_uri

Base or starting Redfish URI (Default Value: /redfish/v1) Obsoletes: redfish-uri

ssl

Use SSL connection with verifying certificate (Default Value: 1)

ssl_insecure

Use SSL connection without verifying certificate

ssl_secure

Use SSL connection with verifying certificate

systems_uri

Redfish Systems resource URI, i.e. /redfish/v1/Systems/System.Embedded.1 Obsoletes: systems-uri

username

Login name This parameter is always required. Obsoletes: login

quiet

Disable logging to stderr. Does not affect --verbose or --debug-file or logging to syslog.

verbose

Verbose mode

debug_file

Write debug information to given file Obsoletes: debug

version

Display version information and exit

help

Display help and exit

delay

Wait X seconds before fencing is started (Default Value: 0)

login_timeout

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after login (Default Value: 5)

port_as_ip

Make "port/plug" to be an alias to IP address

power_timeout

Test X seconds for status change after ON/OFF (Default Value: 20)

power_wait

Wait X seconds after issuing ON/OFF (Default Value: 0)

shell_timeout

Wait X seconds for cmd prompt after issuing command (Default Value: 3)

retry_on

Count of attempts to retry power on (Default Value: 1)

gnutlscli_path

Path to gnutls-cli binary (Default Value: /usr/bin/gnutls-cli)

Info

2009-10-20 fence_redfish (Fence Agent)