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Anyone know hardware diagnostics tool (online diag)

nataris
Advisor

Anyone know hardware diagnostics tool (online diag)


I want to diag hardware DL380. but customer don't want down server. Anyone, know tool which can diag online. Other question, Can I use IML log or any log to verify hardware issue. Anyone know have document about troubleshooting hardware and diag tool of proliant, please help to share me.

Many thanks for your help.
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Steven E. Protter
Exalted Contributor

Re: Anyone know hardware diagnostics tool (online diag)

Shalom,

There is a tool set in the bios of the DL380

There is also a bootable DVD that ships with the server and gives you an option to go into diagnostics.

Its point and click and includes inline help.

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Jimmy Vance
HPE Pro

Re: Anyone know hardware diagnostics tool (online diag)

There are tools in the ProLiant Support Pack to monitor the system and do online diagnostics

www.hp.com/go/proliantsupportpacks




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PAVIC Thierry
Frequent Advisor

Re: Anyone know hardware diagnostics tool (online diag)

Try an utility call cfg2html.sh it gives you a configuration of your server a paragrah is dedictated to the hardware :

Hardware
- Physical Memory
- PCI devices
- IoPorts
- Interrupts
- SCSI Devices
- DMA Devices
- Serial Devices
- Serial ttyS0
- Serial ttyS1
- IDE Disks
- CDROM Drive
- IDE Chipset info

for exemple some information :
---=[ Physical Memory ]=--------------------------------------------------
8310676 kB
---=[ CDROM Drive ]=------------------------------------------------------
CD-ROM information, Id: cdrom.c 3.20 2003/12/17

drive name: hda
drive speed: 24
drive # of slots: 1
Can close tray: 1
Can open tray: 1
Can lock tray: 1
Can change speed: 1
Can select disk: 0
Can read multisession: 1
Can read MCN: 1
Reports media changed: 1
Can play audio: 1
Can write CD-R: 1
Can write CD-RW: 1
Can read DVD: 1
Can write DVD-R: 0
Can write DVD-RAM: 0
Can read MRW: 1
Can write MRW: 1
Can write RAM: 1



dirk dierickx
Honored Contributor

Re: Anyone know hardware diagnostics tool (online diag)

never tried it on a DL, but you can give ipmi a shot, it's an standard interface for monitoring system hardware...

packages should be available as standrd on RH.