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Compute Node ILOM Snmp Setup - Sensor PS0/VINOK is not available as mentioned in Documentation (Doc ID 1586587.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2020

Applies to:

Exadata X3-2 Full Rack - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X3-2 Half Rack - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X3-2 Quarter Rack - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Exadata X3-2 Eighth Rack - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In the following section

4.5 Verify Configuration for Oracle ILOM Server

of the EM configuration guide for Exadata:

There is a step that only works on Exadata X2 systems, and needs updated for X3.

While setting snmp trap to verify function of alerts on compute nodes, according to post discovery steps:

# ipmitool -I lan -H db01-c -U oemuser -P welcome1 -L OPERATOR event PS0/VINOK deassert

Finding sensor PS0/VINOK... not found!


This fails as it cannot find VINOK, which is not a valid Power Supply sensor on X3. only found below targets. 

-> cd PS0

-> ls



Following error is reported:


For X3-2 database machines, If EM's ILOM plugin does not detect a power supply problem even if the power cord was pulled out of the Database machine, then you could be hitting this issue. 



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