OpenIPMI - Service processor access via IPMI

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename OpenIPMI-2.0.25-2.1.i586.rpm
Package name OpenIPMI
Package version 2.0.25
Package release 2.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category System/Monitoring
License LGPL-2.1-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 339.00 KB
Installed size 1.35 MB
OpenIPMI allows access to IPMI information on a server and to abstract it.
The device driver is included in the Linux kernel, and there is a
user-level library available for it as well. This OpenIPMI package
also includes the ipmicmd program, a program that can inject and
receive messages.


Package Version Architecture Repository
OpenIPMI-2.0.25-2.1.x86_64.rpm 2.0.25 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
OpenIPMI - - -


Name Value
coreutils -
diffutils -
fillup -
grep - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
perl(:MODULE_COMPAT_5.28.1) -


Name Value
OpenIPMI = 2.0.25-2.1
OpenIPMI(x86-32) = 2.0.25-2.1
config(OpenIPMI) = 2.0.25-2.1
ipmi_ui -
ipmicmd -
ipmilan - -
perl(OpenIPMI) -
perl(OpenIPMI::argarray) -
perl(OpenIPMI::iargarray) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_args_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_channel_access_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_channel_info_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_cmdlang_event_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_cmdlang_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_control_id_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_control_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_domain_id_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_domain_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_entity_id_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_entity_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_event_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_fru_node_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_fru_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_lan_config_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_lanparm_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_mc_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_mcid_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_pef_config_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_pef_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_pet_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_sensor_id_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_sensor_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_sol_config_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_sol_conn_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_solparm_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::ipmi_user_t) -
perl(OpenIPMI::strconstarray) -
perl(OpenIPMIc) -


Type URL
Binary Package OpenIPMI-2.0.25-2.1.i586.rpm
Source Package OpenIPMI-2.0.25-2.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install OpenIPMI rpm package:

# zypper install OpenIPMI




2019-03-17 - Jan Engelhardt <>
- Use noun phrase in summary. Remove em dashes from summaries.
- Implement shared library packaging policy.
2018-09-11 - Jan Engelhardt <>
- Use noun phrase in summary. Ensure neutrality of description.
- Update unspecific summaries of subpackages.
- Drop --with-pic which is only relevant for static libs.
- Speedier /usr/bin/find call.
2018-09-07 -
- Update to latest version 2.0.25 plus latest fixes (fate#326195):
- A    OpenIPMI-2.0.25..HEAD_git.diff
Patch to latest git commit:
commit 4ac55d7dc7016c9e5f0c474f69f4e64e7aacac42
Date:   Wed Jul 18 13:59:29 2018 -0500
unix: Add a way to clear fd handlers with no callbacks
I had to manually edit git diff v2.0.25.. and remove .gitignore deletion
to patch succesfully. Build service wants to have the original
.tar.gz tarball from sourceforge.
I also had to add the bootstrap file which seem to exist in git sources
but not in the exported tarball, even it is not listed in .gitignore:
A bootstrap
- Adjusted patches:
M    0003-Apply-OpenIPMI-2.0.21-nobundle.patch.patch
M    fix-conversions.patch
M    OpenIPMI-prefer_perl_vendor.patch
M    openipmi-tinfo.patch
- Fix build service error (use /usr/bin/python3 in shebang instead of env
A    use_python3_shebang
- Build documentation (IPMI.pdf) ourselves as IPMI.pdf vanished from sources
For this quite some build requires had to be added as well
A    fix_dia_version_detection.patch
2018-07-25 -
- Replace usage of deprecated py_sitedir macro with
2018-01-19 -
- * added a section defining IPMI_SI_MODULE_NAME to sysconfig.ipmi
* added code to OpenIPMI.spec/%install to modify sysconfig.ipmi
according to architecture
* modified openipmi-helper to load "sysconfig.ipmi" AFTER setting
default IPMI_SI_MODULE_NAME=ipmi_si
[bsc#1059820, OpenIPMI.spec, openipmi-helper, sysconfig.ipmi]
2017-11-23 -
- Replace references to /var/adm/fillup-templates with new
%_fillupdir macro (boo#1069468)
2017-09-25 -
- Upgrade to 2.0.24
* Mainly code cleanup and small rewrites.
* Variable renaming IPMI_... to OPENIPMI_...
* Improved internal error handling
* IPv6 support added/completed.
[fate#322830, OpenIMPI-add-libncurses.patch,
2017-06-27 -
- Version update to lates trelease 2.0.23:
* There is no longer actively updated changelog
* Various bugfixes since last git pull from 2016-02-26
- Drop OpenIPMI-libtool.patch which was merged upstream
- Drop OpenIPMI_2.0.21_to_HEAD.patch patch as it is no longer
- Add patch openipmi-tinfo.patch to detect tinfo properly
- Add patch to fix OpenIPMIpthread pc file (from Fedora)
- Add patch to not bundle libedit (from Fedora)
2016-09-14 -
- Update spec file to properly install sysconfig.ipmi (bsc#989985, bsc#988443)
2016-03-08 -
- Remove one occurence of perl_requires: once is sufficient.

See Also

Package Description
OpenIPMI-devel-2.0.25-2.1.i586.rpm Development files for OpenIPMI
OpenIPMI-devel-2.0.25-2.1.x86_64.rpm Development files for OpenIPMI
OpenIPMI-python-2.0.25-2.1.i586.rpm Python module and GUI for OpenIPMI
OpenIPMI-python-2.0.25-2.1.x86_64.rpm Python module and GUI for OpenIPMI
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OpenImageIO-1.8.17-1.1.x86_64.rpm Library for Reading and Writing Images
OpenImageIO-devel-1.8.17-1.1.i586.rpm Development Files for OpenImageIO
OpenImageIO-devel-1.8.17-1.1.x86_64.rpm Development Files for OpenImageIO
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