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Document how to fix IPMI issues on Wikitech
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Wikitech has the following list of IPMI related pages:

However, we know from tickets such as T191905 and T150160 that there's much more collective knowledge about IPMI, in particular when it comes to the workarounds required to make IPMI work again when it mysteriously stops responding. Let's put that knowledge on Wikitech in a coherent form.

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ema renamed this task from Please document how to try fixing IPMI issues on Wikitech to Document how to fix IPMI issues on Wikitech .Apr 11 2018, 7:30 AM
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@RobH there is a wikitech page you made back in 2012 about the ipmi_mgmt script at https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Systems_management.

Is that still used? Would it make sense to redirect it to https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Platform-specific_documentation or should we keep and merge the info into https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Management_Interfaces ? The goal here is to get IPMI info into a central page.

Wikitech has the following list of IPMI related pages:

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Added links under "You might be looking for.." "Nowadays see: Management Interfaces, Platform-specific documentation. "

already redirected to Obsolete:IPMI_on_Sun_servers

info merged into section of Management_Interfaces and page redirected to that

Now look at https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Management_interfaces @ema (cc: @srodlund )

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I am going to close this as fixed as most of the common stuff is at https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Management_Interfaces as pointed above.