Callout definitions in phosphor-logging : RFC

Stewart Smith stewart at
Tue Jan 31 10:51:47 AEDT 2017

Deepak Kodihalli <dkodihal at> writes:
> 4) The error log server, upon identifying a callout, will with the help 
> of the callout metadata, the system's MRW and various system policies, 
> identify one or more FRUs that need to be called out. It will fetch 
> appropriate FRU inventory objects from the phosphor-inventory-manager, 
> and create associations between the error object and these inventory 
> objects, in order to represent the callouts.

Would this be a hard mapping?

What about calling out a bit of hardware that the BMC does not
necessarily know about? e.g. disks or DIMMS on a PCIe card? Is that
something that should be supported?

Stewart Smith
OPAL Architect, IBM.

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