fence_bladecenter

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NAME

fence_bladecenter - I/O Fencing agent for IBM Bladecenter

 

SYNOPSIS

fence_bladecenter [OPTION]...

 

DESCRIPTION

fence_bladecenter is an I/O Fencing agent which can be used with IBM Bladecenters with recent enough firmware that includes telnet support. It logs into a Brocade chasis via telnet and uses the command line interface to power on and off blades. fence_bladecenter accepts options on the command line or from stdin.

 

OPTIONS

-a IPaddress
IP address of the Bladecenter.
-h
Print out a help message describing available options, then exit.
-l login
Login name for the Bladecenter.
-n blade
The blade to operate on.
-o action
The action required. Valid actions are on, off, reboot (default) and status.
-p password
Password for login.
-q
Quiet mode: print only error messages.
-V
Print out a version message, then exit.
-v debuglog
Log the telnet session to debuglog for debugging purposes.

 

STDIN PARAMETERS

agent = < param >
This option is used by fence_node(8) and is ignored by fence_bladecenter.
ipaddr = < hostname | ip >
IP address or hostname of the switch.
login = < param >
Login name.
option = < param >
The action required. disable (default) or enable.
passwd = < param >
Password for login.
blade = < param >
The blade to operate on.
debuglog = < param>
Optional parameter to send debug transcript of the telnet session to a log file

 

SEE ALSO

fence(8), fence_node(8)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
STDIN PARAMETERS
SEE ALSO

linux.jgfs.net manual pages