freeipmi-tools - GNU implementation of the IPMI protocol - tools

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Main amd64
Package filename freeipmi-tools_1.4.11-1.1ubuntu4.1~0.16.04_amd64.deb
Package name freeipmi-tools
Package version 1.4.11
Package release 1.1ubuntu4.1~0.16.04
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category admin
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 609.09 KB
Installed size 2.91 MB
FreeIPMI is a collection of Intelligent Platform Management IPMI
system software. It provides in-band and out-of-band software and a
development library conforming to the Intelligent Platform Management
Interface (IPMI v1.5 and v2.0) standards.
This package contains assorted IPMI-related tools:
* bmc-config - configure BMC values
* bmc-info - display BMC information
* ipmi-chassis - IPMI chassis management utility
* ipmi-fru - display FRU information
* ipmi-locate - IPMI probing utility
* ipmi-oem - IPMI OEM utility
* ipmi-pet - decode Platform Event Traps
* ipmi-raw - IPMI raw communication utility
* ipmi-sel - display SEL entries
* ipmi-sensors - display IPMI sensor information
* ipmi-sensors-config - configure sensors
* ipmiconsole - IPMI console utility
* ipmiping - send IPMI Get Authentication Capabilitiy request
* ipmipower - IPMI power control utility
* pef-config - configure PEF values
* rmcpping - send RMCP Ping to network hosts


Package Version Architecture Repository
freeipmi-tools_1.4.11-1ubuntu1_i386.deb 1.4.11 i386 Ubuntu Main
freeipmi-tools_1.4.11-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb 1.4.11 amd64 Ubuntu Main
freeipmi-tools_1.4.11-1.1ubuntu4.1~0.16.04_i386.deb 1.4.11 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
freeipmi-tools - - -


Name Value
freeipmi-common = 1.4.11-1.1ubuntu4.1~0.16.04
libc6 >= 2.15
libfreeipmi16 >= 1.4.11-1.1ubuntu3~
libipmiconsole2 >= 1.4.4
libipmidetect0 >= 1.1.5


Type URL
Binary Package freeipmi-tools_1.4.11-1.1ubuntu4.1~0.16.04_amd64.deb
Source Package freeipmi

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install freeipmi-tools deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install freeipmi-tools




2019-02-14 - dann frazier <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1.1ubuntu4.1~0.16.04) xenial; urgency=medium
* Backport to xenial.
2018-08-03 - dann frazier <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1.1ubuntu4.1) bionic; urgency=medium
* Cherry-pick patches from upstream that add support to ipmi-locate
for parsing ACPI/SPMI tables out of sysfs (LP: #1784926):
- 0001-Fix-acpi-spmi-searching-corner-case.patch
- 0002-Don-t-try-to-separate-the-header-from-the-ACPI-table.patch
- 0003-Split-RSDT-XSDT-parsing-into-new-function.patch
- 0004-Add-support-for-parsing-SPMI-tables-exposed-via-sysf.patch
- 0005-Allow-sysfs-SPMI-parsing-on-ARM-platforms.patch
- 0006-Correct-order-of-bytes-in-specification_revision-fie.patch
2017-06-28 - dann frazier <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1.1ubuntu4) artful; urgency=medium
* Use kernel DMI table interface, when available, instead of trolling
/dev/mem to avoid a crash on ARM. LP: #1699933.
2017-01-24 - LaMont Jones <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1.1ubuntu3) zesty; urgency=medium
* Add ipv6 ipmi-discovery. LP: #1645912.  See also:
2016-11-23 - LaMont Jones <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1.1ubuntu2) zesty; urgency=medium
* Add IPv6 support to ipmipower.  This partially addresses lp bug 1618543.
2016-10-20 - Steve Langasek <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1.1ubuntu1) zesty; urgency=low
* Merge from Debian unstable.  Remaining changes:
- debian/rules: Build with "-pie,-bindnow"
- Use dh-autoreconf to update libtool for ppc64el.
- Fix dso linking on the convenience library.
2016-09-05 - Vincent Danjean <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "not binNMU safe" (Closes: #829085) by making freeipmi-common
arch:any instead of arch:all. A better fix can be found later if required.
2015-12-24 - Steve Langasek <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=low
* Merge from Debian unstable (LP: #1527685).  Remaining changes:
- debian/rules: Build with "-pie,-bindnow"
- Use dh-autoreconf to update libtool for ppc64el.
- Fix dso linking on the convenience library.
* Dropped changes, included upstream:
- debian/patches/0002_excel_when_opening_tmp.patch: Open files with
- debian/patches/fix-Wunused-result.patch: Resolve -Wunused-result's
warnings, by checking for non-0 return. 
- debian/patches/Retry-ssif-reads-as-needed.patch: Retry SSIF reads
as needed
- debian/patches/freeipmi-uefi.patch: Fix ipmi-locate on non ia64
- Don't probe the legacy SMBIOS address in /dev/mem on ARM platforms.
2015-11-25 - Bernd Zeimetz <>
freeipmi (1.4.11-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [186d83b] Merge tag 'upstream/1.4.11'
Upstream version 1.4.11
* [95cfc3a] Updating symbols file.
2015-07-01 - Yaroslav Halchenko <>
freeipmi (1.4.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fresh upstream release
- removes duplicate entry from manpage (Closes: #781633)

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