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Ipmitool Fails For Oemuser (Doc ID 2055351.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2019

Applies to:

Exadata X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On a Linux-based Exadata X3-2 system, the ipmitool is failing for the oemuser on multiple nodes. It works fine on the nodes of another system.

When you try:

ipmitool -I lan -H -U oemuser -P <oemuser's password> -L USER sel list last 10

The system replies:
Error: Unable to establish LAN session
Get SEL Info command failed


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