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rmcp_ping(1) IPMI RMCP Ping program rmcp_ping(1)


rmcp_ping - IPMI RMCP Ping program


rmcp_ping [-p port] [-t waittime] [-s starttag] [-d] destination


The rmcp_ping program sends an RMCP ping packet onces a second to the destination, printing unique responses it receives.


Set the destination port. This is the standard RMCP port by default, 623.
Sets the number of seconds to wait for a response. Ten by default.
There is an 8-bit tag value in every ping packet (0-254, 255 is reserved), this program will cycle through the values starting at starttag. This is zero by default
Turns on debugging to standard output.
The target address, default is the boradcast address (default


Corey Minyard <>

02/24/06 OpenIPMI