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How to Get ILO License Key via Remote Insight Board Command Language (RIBCL)

chuckk281
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How to Get ILO License Key via Remote Insight Board Command Language (RIBCL)

A question from Patrick on how to retrieve license keys:

 

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All,

 

I need to check if a Blade has a License Key installed (ILO2, ILO3, ILO4) in my customer environment with thousands of Blades. I would like to do that by connecting to the OA using the HPONCFG command and RIBCL or any other OA Command. Is it possible?

 

I know that you can retrieve it via the http://<ilo IP>/ XML?item=cpqkey; however, I need to get all the IP’s of the ILO and for now, it’s not an option.

 

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Reply from Sam:

 

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The following worked on my ILO3 and ILO4 versions ILO2 returned an error so it needs a bit of tuning.

 

hponcfg all  << end_marker

<RIBCL VERSION="2.0">

<LOGIN PASSWORD="password" USER_LOGIN="adminname">

<RIB_INFO MODE="read"><GET_ALL_LICENSES/>

</RIB_INFO>

</LOGIN>

</RIBCL>

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