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OEM commands for Dell servers


ipmiutil delloem [-mx -NPRUEFJTVY] commands


ipmiutil delloem commands is a program that uses Dell OEM IPMI commands to perform platform-specific functions.


-m 002000

Show FRU for a specific MC (e.g. bus 00, sa 20, lun 00). This could be used for PICMG or ATCA blade systems. The trailing character, if present, indicates SMI addressing if 's', or IPMB addressing if 'i' or not present.


Causes extra debug messages to be displayed.

-N nodename

Nodename or IP address of the remote target system.  If a nodename is specified, IPMI LAN interface is used.  Otherwise the local system management interface is used.

-P/-R rmt_pswd

Remote password for the nodename given.  The default is a null password.

-U rmt_user

Remote username for the nodename given.  The default is a null username.


Use the remote password from Environment variable IPMI_PASSWORD.

-F drv_t

Force the driver type to one of the followng: imb, va, open, gnu, landesk, lan, lan2, lan2i, kcs, smb. Note that lan2i means lan2 with intelplus. The default is to detect any available driver type and use it.


Use the specified LanPlus cipher suite (0 thru 17): 0=none/none/none, 1=sha1/none/none, 2=sha1/sha1/none, 3=sha1/sha1/cbc128, 4=sha1/sha1/xrc4_128, 5=sha1/sha1/xrc4_40, 6=md5/none/none, ... 14=md5/md5/xrc4_40. Default is 3.


Use a specified IPMI LAN Authentication Type: 0=None, 1=MD2, 2=MD5, 4=Straight Password, 5=OEM.


Use a specified IPMI LAN privilege level. 1=Callback level, 2=User level, 3=Operator level, 4=Administrator level (default), 5=OEM level.


Yes, do prompt the user for the IPMI LAN remote password. Alternatives for the password are -E or -P.


mac list

  Lists the MAC address of LOMs

mac get <NIC number>

  Shows the MAC address of specified LOM. 0-7 System LOM, 8- DRAC/iDRAC.

lan set <Mode>

  Sets the NIC Selection Mode (dedicated, shared,
      shared with failover lom2, shared with Failover all loms).

lan get

  Returns the current NIC Selection Mode (dedicated, shared,
   shared with failover lom2, shared with Failover all loms).

lan get  active

  Returns the current active NIC (dedicated, LOM1, LOM2, LOM3, LOM4).


  Shows power tracking statistics

powermonitor clear  cumulativepower

  Reset cumulative power reading

powermonitor clear  peakpower

  Reset peak power reading

powermonitor powerconsumption

  Displays power consumption in <watt|btuphr>

powermonitor powerconsumptionhistory  <watt|btuphr>

  Displays power consumption history

powermonitor getpowerbudget

  Displays power cap in <watt|btuphr>

powermonitor setpowerbudget  <val> <watt|btuphr|percent>

  Allows user to set the  power cap in <watt|BTU/hr|percentage>

powermonitor enablepowercap

  To enable set power cap

powermonitor disablepowercap

  To disable set power cap

windbg start

  Starts the windbg session (Cold Reset & SOL Activation)

windbg end

  Ends the windbg session (SOL Deactivation)

vFlash info Card

  Shows Extended SD Card information

See Also

ipmiutil(8) ialarms(8) iconfig(8) icmd(8) idiscover(8) ievents(8) ifru(8) igetevent(8) ihealth(8) ilan(8) ireset(8) isel(8) isensor(8) iserial(8) isol(8)


See for the latest version of ipmiutil and any bug fix list.


Andy Cress <arcress at>


Version 1.0: 17 Aug 2011