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IPMItool v1.8.13 released

version 1.8.13 2013-09-09

  • ID: 3611905 - Direct Serial Basic/Terminal Mode Interface drivers
  • ID: 3577766 - configure's knobs and switches don't work
  • ID: 3611253 - do not override OS-default values for interfaces
  • ID: 65 - Fixes for configure.in for cross compilation
  • ID: 3571153 - OpenIPMI/ipmievd fails to compile on Solaris
  • numerous ipmitool man page updates
  • ID: 3611226 - Bridging support for PICMG Platforms
  • Add support for getsysinfo/setsysinfo commands to ipmi mc
  • Cleanup Dell OEM code to use new sysinfo interface
  • ID: 93 - str-to-int conversion is weak
  • ID: 3582307 - ipmi_fru - ipmi_fru_main() return codes
  • ID: 3582310 - ipmi_fru - ipmi_fru_main() - misuse of printf()
  • ID: 3576213 - ipmi_fru - unused variable
  • ID: 3578276 - ipmi_fru - free() on freed memory possible
  • ID: 3578275 - ipmi_fru - memory leaks
  • ID: 3528271 - ipmi_fru - possible *flow via FRUID
  • ID: 3578277 - ipmi_fru - possible NULL pointer
  • ID: 3612372 - Recognize Broadcom IANA number and BCM5725 product
  • ID: 3608758 - add IPMI_NETFN_OEM
  • ID: 143 - Reversed 'channel authcap' capabilities
    Fixes reversed IPMIv1.5/2.0 'channel authcap' capabilities
  • ID: 3587318 - "dcmi discover" is not DCMI 1.5 compatible
  • ID: 3608757 - ipmi_fru - various fixes
  • ID: 3598203 - 'mc getsysinfo|setsysinfo' needs a bit of re-work
  • ID: 3597782 - ipmi_mc - sysinfo_param() has two consecutive returns
  • ID: 3597781 - 'mc getsysinfo|setsysinfo' help has typos
  • ID: 3608763 - ipmi_sdr - code cleanup & output display cleanup
  • ID: 3610286 - ipmi_sdr - ipmi_sdr_print_type - incorrect eval
  • ID: 3600930 - ipmi_sdr - code cleanup
  • ID: 3602439 - ipmi_sdr - memory leaks
  • ID: 3595199 - ipmi_sdr - Add support for 'ipmitool sdr <list|elist> help'
  • ID: 3592773 - 'ipmitool sdr info'; prints incorrect info
  • ID: 3592770 - 'ipmitool sdr list|elist INV_INPUT' return code
  • ID: 3577159 - ipmi_sdr - uint32_t cast to uint8_t and back
  • ID: 3528368 - ipmi_sdr - possible int *flow
  • ID: 226 - ipmi_sdradd - typo
  • ID: 258 - ipmi_sdradd - error printed on STDOUT
  • Fixed ipmievd start under systemd.
  • ID: 3608760 - Add bswap.h to ipmi_chassis.c and ipmi_pef.c
  • ID: 3564701 - ipmitool 1.8.12 doesn't build on big endian architectures
  • ID: 3600907 - defined value for "Chassis may not support Force Identify"
  • ID: 256 - ipmitool could crash when IPv6 address is returned
  • ID: 211 - 'lib/ipmi_dcmi.c' - typo & error printed on STDOUT
  • ID: 3612237 - If DCMI command fails, incorrect completion code is printed
  • ID: 3608149 - ipmitool - set pointer to NULL after free()
  • ID: 3603419 - DCMI - waste of resources
  • ID: 3600908 - DMCI - crash in ipmi_print_sensor_info(), NULL ref
  • ID: 3609985 - delloem : Wrong MAC returned when flex addressing is enabled
  • ID: 113 - delloem exec file won't handle more than one command
  • ID: 28 - delloem - clean up the code
  • ID: 3608261 - delloem - code formatting
  • ID: 3528247 - delloem - fix possible *int flows
  • ID: 3600910 - delloem - code cleanup
  • ID: 3576211 - delloem - unused variable
  • ID: 3578022 - delloem - fix typos
  • ID: 263 - ipmi_ek* - cleanup
  • ID: 3308765 - ipmi_ek* - cleanup
  • ID: 3586228 - ipmi_ek* - ipmi_ekanalyzer_usage() rework
  • ID: 3528388 - ipmi_ek* - a typo in error message
  • ID: 3576212 - ipmi_event - better rsp handling
  • ID: 3607393 - ipmi_event - redundant '\n' in error message
  • ID: 153 - ipmi_firewall - printf() used instead of lprintf()
  • ID: 3608003 - ipmi_fru - atol() should be replaced with str2*()
  • ID: 3600911 - ipmi_fru - fix multiple increments in args to printf
  • ID: 3600914 - no more crash on no response. allow more send/recv loops of waiting.
  • ID: 70 - Fixes and updates for ipmitool hpm
  • ID: 3528308 - ipmi_hpmfwupg - possible int *flow
  • ID: 3608762 - ipmi_hpmfwup - Fixed help messages for hpm command
  • ID: 3607981 - ipmi_lanp - replace atoi() calls
  • ID: 3607320 - ipmi_lanp - possible NULL reference
  • ID: 3600926 - ipmi_lanp - code cleanup
  • ID: 3613575 - memory leak - ipmi_password_file_read()
  • ID: 3522740 - reading password from file is limited to 16byte passwords
  • ID: 3613605 - ipmi_main - call free() on pointer to static data
  • ID: 3608761 - ipmi_main - PICMG Get Device Locator was never run
  • ID: 3577155 - ipmi_main' - memory leaks
  • ID: 239 - typo in 'mc selftest', add details
  • ID: 3597471 - ipmi_mc - needs a bit of re-work - rc, inv. options
  • ID: 3597468 - ipmi_mc - print_mc_usage() prints to STDOUT
  • ID: 3597469 - 'mc watchdog off' prints on STDERR, should be STDOUT
  • ID: 3597470 - 'mc watchdog reset' prints on STDERR, should be STDOUT
  • ID: 3611254 - OEM handle for Intel 82751 in SPT mode
  • ID: 3600927 - change eval order of input param in ipmi_oem_setup()
  • ID: 3600928 - ipmi_pef - code cleanup
  • ID: 3592732 - ipmi_picmg.c - printf() misuse
  • ID: 3528310 - ipmi_picmg.c - NULL reference
  • ID: 3528347 - ipmi_raw.c - possible int *flow
  • ID: 3587913 - Command % ipmitool raw help; returns 1
  • Added code to support sensors on other luns (On behalf of Kontron Germany)
  • ID: 3611912 - Add missing newlines when cvs output is specified
  • ID: 244 - ipmi_sel - "0.0" displayed for unspecified threshold values
  • ID: 3612371 - Typo in impi_sel debug output
  • ID: 3016359 - ipmi_sel - Get SEL Alloc Information is incorrect
  • ID: 3568976 - 'sel set time' behaviour is inconsistent
  • ID: 3528371 - ipmi_sensor - possible int *flow
  • ID: 3601265 - 'ipmitool sensor get' leaks memory
  • ID: 3601106 - 'ipmitool sensor get NACname' output incorrect/inconsistent
  • ID: 3608007 - ipmi_session - typo in error message
  • ID: 101 - ipmi_sol - possible int *flow
  • ID: 3600933 - ipmi_sol - use of deprecated bzero()
  • ID: 3609472 - ipmi_sol - Add the instance to the SOL commands
  • ID: 3588726 - 'ipmitool sol payload status ...;'segfaults on no rsp
  • ID: 3522731 - ipmi_sol - ipmi_get_sol_info() returns always 0
  • ID: 3613042 - add missing Entity IDs
  • ID: 3611306 - ipmi_tsol - fix always fail in case of error
  • ID: 259 - ipmi_user - memory leak
  • ID: 260 - ipmi_user - replace atoi() call
  • ID: 2871903 - ipmitool user priv incorrectly sets Link Auth
  • ID: 3600960 - check the copy of password exists
  • ID: 3609473 - Add assertion/deassertion to threshold events
  • ID: 104 - ipmishell - possible int *flow
  • ID: 262 - 'set' segfaults when no IPMI inf present
  • ID: 257 ipmitool exec segfaults if invalid input given
  • ID: 254 - Fix retry of authentication capabilities retrieval
  • ID: 3611303 - lan - error check is missing braces
  • ID: 253 - Fix lanplus retransmission
  • ID: 212 - 'lib/ipmi_dcmi.c' - possible int *flow
  • ID: 264 - incorrect array index in get_lan_param_select()
  • ID: 269 - Fixes for configure.in for cross compilation
  • ID: 267 - Corruption in "lan alert print" output
  • ID: 41 - ipmi_sel_interpret() - clean up formatting, indentation
  • ID: 242 - Incorrect DCMI Power Reading "IPMI timestamp" interpretation
  • ID: 229 - 'lib/ipmi_ekanalyzer.c' - a typo ``Too few argument!''
  • ID: 266 - file descriptor leak in ipmi_fwum and ipmi_ekanalyzer
  • ID: 99 - 'lib/ipmi_sel.c' - possible int *flow
  • ID: 222 - 'lib/ipmi_sdr.c' - a typo 'Not Reading' -> 'No Reading'
  • ID: 35 - Script to setup redirection of SNMP to/from BMC
  • ID: 273 - Reduce SOL Input buffer size by SOL header size
Posted by Zdenek Styblik 2013-09-10

IPMItool v1.8.11 released

New release

Posted by Carol Hebert 2009-02-25

IPMItool:

v1.8.11 released

Posted by Carol Hebert 2009-02-25

IPMItool: 1.8.10 released

IPMItool provides a simple command-line interface to IPMI-enabled devices through an IPMIv1.5 or IPMIv2.0 LAN interface or Linux/Solaris kernel driver.

This release of ipmitool 1.8.10 was community driven:

* Fixed contrib build so the oem_ibm_sel_map file gets included in rpm builds again.
* Added support for Debian packages to be built from CVS
* Fix for sdr and sel timestamp reporting issues
* Fix for discrete sensor state print routines to address state bits 8-14
* Change ipmi_chassis_status() to non-static so it can be used externally
* Added retries to SOL keepalive
* Fix to stop sensor list command from reporting a failure due to missing sensor
* Fix bug in sdr free space reporting
* Add support for IANA number to vendor name conversion for many vendors
* Fix segfault bug in lan set command
* Fix bug in population of raw i2c wdata buffer
* Fix bug in ipmb sensor reading
* Fix misspellings, typos, incorrect strncmp lengths, white space
* Update/fix printed help and usages for many commands
* Add and update support for all commands in ipmitool man page
* Fix for lanplus session re-open when the target becomes unavailable following a fw upgrade activation
* Add support for watchdog timer shutoff, reset, and get info
* Add support for more ibm systems in oem_ibm_sel_map
* Add more JEDEC support info for DIMMs; decrease request size for DIMM FRU info to 16 bytes at a time to allow more DIMM FRUs to respond.
* Fix to change hpmfwupg to version 1.02; fix to reduce hpmfwupg buffer length more aggressively when no response from iol
* Fix HPM firmware activation via IOL; fake a timeout after IOL session re-open to force get upgrade status retry; Added retries on 0xD3 completion code
* Add support for freeipmi 0.6.0; adjust autoconf for changes
* Fix for oemval2str size
* Add support for product name resolution in mc info
* Fix FRU display format
* Added PICMG ekeying analyzer module support (ekanalyzer); display point to point physical connectivity and power supply information between carriers and AMC modules; display matched results of ekeying match between an on-carrier device and AMC module or between 2 AMC modules
* Fix AMC GUID display support
* Improved amcportstate operations
* Added resolution for new sensor types
* Fix segfault in SOL
* Fix bug that caused infinite loop on BMCs with empty SDRs
* Fix to move out Kontron OEM sensor resolution for other OEMs which could lead to bad event descriptions
* Add new FRU edit mode thereby allowing serial numbers, etc. to be changed; improvements to OEM edit mode
* Added SPD support for parms: channel number, max read size
* Add SDR support for adding SDR records from a dumped file, clearing SDR, adding partial SDR records
* Add updates and fixes to hpmfwupg: upload block size to 32 bytes for KCS, handle long response option, implement rollback override, garbage output fix
* Add double bridge lan support , fix bridging issue
* Add HPM support to pre-check which components need to be skipped
* Fix autodetection of maximum packet size when using IPMB
* Add new Kontron OEM command to set the BIOS boot option sequence
* Add support for dual-bridge/ dual send message
* Add auto-detect for local IPMB address using PICMG 2.X extension
* Add support for HPM.1 1.0 specification compliance
* Fix for improper lan/lanplus addressing
* Added transit_channel and transit_addr to ipmi_intf struct
* Fix bad password assertion bug due to rakp2 HMAC not being checked properly
* Added ability to interpret PPS shelf manager clia sel dump
* Corrected PICMG M7 state event definition macros
* Added FRU parsing enhancements
* Added "isol info", "isol set" and "isol activate" commands to support Intel IPMI v1.5 SOL functionality. Removed "isol setup" command.
* Fix bug in ipmi_lan_recv_packet() in lan and lanplus interfaces.
* Fix bug in "chassis poh" command.
* Fix HPM.1 upgrade to apply to only given component when instructed to do so
* Added configure auto-detection if dual bridge extension is supported by OpenIPMI... read more

Posted by Carol Hebert 2008-08-28

IPMItool: 1.8.9 released

IPMItool provides a simple command-line interface to IPMI-enabled devices through an IPMIv1.5 or IPMIv2.0 LAN interface or Linux/Solaris kernel driver.

This release of ipmitool 1.8.9 was community driven:

* Added initial AMC ekey query operation support
* Improvements to ekeying support (PICMG 3.x only)
* Added initial interactive edition support for multirec; added IANA
verification before interpreting PICMG records.
* Added edit support for AMC activation "Maximum Internal Current"
* Fix bug generating garbage on the screen when handling GetDeviceId
and sol traffic occurs
* Added ability to map OEM sensor types to OEM description string using
IANA number; moved IANA number table
* Fix lan set access command to use value already saved within
parameters for PEF and authentication
* Fix bug in cmd ipmitool lan stats get 1
* Add support to allow ipmitool/ipmievd to target specific device
nodes on multi-BMC systems
* Add support for name+privilege lookup for lanplus sessions
* Fix time_t conversion bug for 64-bit OS
* Added prefix of hostname on sel ipmievd sessions
* Fixed FWUM Get Info
* Fix ipmievd fd closing bug
* Add set-in-progress flag support to chassis bootdev
* Added new chassis bootdev options
* Add sol payload enable/disable comman
* Fix SOL set errors when commit-write not supported
* Fix reset of session timeout for lanplus interface
* Fixed lan interface accessibility timeout handling
* Fix bug with Function Get Channel Cipher Suites command when
more than 1 page used.
* Fix missing firmware firewall top-level command
* Fix bug in SOL keepalive functionality
* Fix SOLv2 NACK and retry handling for Intel ESB2 BMC
* Added ipmi_sel_get_oem_sensor* APIs
* Added HPM.1 support
* Fix segfault when incorrect oem option supplied
* Fix bus problem with spd command
* Fix segfault in SOL when remote BMC does not return packet
* Adjust packet length for AMC.0 retricting IPMB packets to 32 bytes
* Added lan packet size reduction mechanism
* Fix bug with sendMessage of bad length with different target
* Fix for big endian (PPC) architecture
* NetBSD fixes
* Fix segfault and channel problem with user priv command
* Add support for bus/chan on i2c raw command
* Add freeipmi interface support
* Add remote spd printing
* Add better detection of linux/compiler.h to config
* Makefile changes to fix makedistcheck, etc.

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2008-02-04

1.8.8 released

ipmitool 1.8.8 has been released.

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2006-06-05

1.8.7 released

ipmitool 1.8.7 has been released.

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2006-03-19

1.8.6 released

IPMItool 1.8.6 was released today which fixes a memory corruption bug in IPMIv2 Serial-over-LAN sessions and adds a keepalive timer for SOL sessions.

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2006-01-17

1.8.5 released

New version of ipmitool released with many new features and bug fixes since 1.8.2. In particular this version should work better with some IPMIv2 BMCs.

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2006-01-15

1.8.2 released

ipmitool version 1.8.2 has been released with many
bug fixes and new features since 1.8.1.

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2005-05-19

1.8.0 released

Version 1.8.0 has improved IPMIv2 support as well
as various bugfixes and improvements over 1.6.0.

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2005-04-04

1.6.0 released

IPMItool version 1.6.0 was released today, September 10!

Posted by Duncan Laurie 2004-09-10