[Skiboot] [PATCH] Add BMC platform to enable correct OEM IPMI commands

Stewart Smith stewart at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Tue Nov 8 17:33:30 AEDT 2016

Vasant Hegde <hegdevasant at linux.vnet.ibm.com> writes:
> On 11/08/2016 10:13 AM, Stewart Smith wrote:
>> An out of tree platform (p8dtu) uses a different IPMI OEM command
>> for IPMI_PARTIAL_ADD_ESEL. This exposed some assumptions about the BMC
>> implementation in our core code.
> I've not looked into p8dtu code. May be I'm missing something here.

Supermicro have been carrying this patch:


Which I think could be done better :)

> Wondering what will happens to other OEM commands like POWER_DOWN? Are they same 
> between these platform? Better to mention that explicitly ?

It's likely a balance between what's in the OEM space and what actually
differs between platforms.

Stewart Smith
OPAL Architect, IBM.

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