ipmitool sunoem version reports error Could not open device at /dev/ipmi0 or /dev/ipmi/0 or /'ipmidev/0: No such file or directory (Doc ID 1334971.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.2.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 ipmitool commands fail with errors similar to the following:

#ipmitool sunoem version
Could not open device at /dev/ipmi0 or /dev/ipmi/0 or /dev/ipmidev/0: No such file or directory
Sun OEM Get SP Version Failed

Cause

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