How to Reset an Oracle X86 Platform

(Doc ID 1008398.1)

Last updated on MARCH 23, 2018

Applies to:

Sun Ultra 20 Workstation - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire X2100 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire X2200 M2 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire X4100 M2 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire X4600 M2 Server - Version All Versions and later
All Platforms

Goal

This document addresses resetting a X64 system when a reboot cannot be performed from the OS. If a reboot cannot be performed from the OS, it is necessary to reset the system. You can do this using ipmitool commands or from the command line interface (CLI) on ILOM / ELOM / Service Processor.

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Symptoms

   - Cannot reboot system from OS

Solution

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