This guide is to provide a simple step-by-step guidance for users to follow on how to use SOL (serial over lan).
Environment with available ipmitool utility.
Please refer to How to install IPMItool.
Applicable model list :
All products with BMC functions
1- Make sure RJ45 port plug into IPMI_LAN port on the server side board
2-User credential was well set
This guide should also be helpful for user to know How to use SOL (serial over Lan) using IPMITOOL.
Step 1: To let sol deactivate first.
ipmitool -I lanplus -H $ip -U $user -P $password sol deactivate
Step 2: Start to use SOL instead of local console.
ipmitool -I lanplus -H $ip -U $user -P $password sol activate
Step 3: Type "~." to quite the SOL session.
If the Bit Rate not equal to 115.2, and screen output abnormally to read, please refer to this following URL: