Oracle VM - ipmitool(8) Fails With "Could not open device at /dev/ipmi0 or /dev/ipmi/0 or /dev/ipmidev/0: No such file or directory" Message (Doc ID 1673937.1)

Last updated on JUNE 05, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 to 3.2.8 [Release OVM30 to OVM32]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

While running the ipmitool in Oracle VM Server, the command fails with the following errors:

 This proves the command syntax is correct.

Cause

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