ethercons updated for -CURRENT
dwhite at gumbysoft.com
Fri Jul 9 18:46:31 PDT 2004
On Fri, 9 Jul 2004, Bjoern A. Zeeb wrote:
> from what I had been told:
> Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF, http://www.dmtf.org/) is
> working on a standard called "Remote Management Control Protocol" (RMCP).
> One part of this work is SOL (Serial over LAN) which is based upon RFC2217.
> Perhaps this will be the way to go in the future.
This got integrated into IPMI 2.0, and is available on shipping hardware.
If I can ever locate some of said hardware, I'll try to implement a tool
to attach to it. In the interim the vendor usually provides a Windows
The RMCP+/IPMI SOL does not use Telnet as an underlying protocol so it
doesn't use RFC2217.
Doug White | FreeBSD: The Power to Serve
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