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Service and productivity tools

For HMC- or IVM-managed servers and Blades running Fedora

The following tools are available for HMC- or IVM-managed servers and Blades running Fedora. The Tool name link provides a brief description of the tool.

Tool packages must be installed in the order listed in the table.

[ Last updated 5 May 2016 ]

Licensing information

In addition to the GNU Public License (GPL), each of these packages includes its own licensing information. Please consult the individual tools for their licensing information.

The freeware packages ("Code") provided here are made available as a convenience to IBM customers. IBM does not own the Code, and did not develop or exhaustively test the Code. IBM does not provide support for the Code. These packages are available for download via http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/sas/f/lopdiags/yum.html.

Each code package is subject to the terms of the license that is included in the Code package. By downloading a particular package you agree to accept and comply with the license terms that accompany such package.

No Warranty: The Code is provided "As is." To the extent permitted by applicable law, IBM disclaims all warranties either express or implied, including without limitation any warranty of non-infringement, noninterference, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose regarding the code or technical support, if any.

This exclusion also applies to any of IBM's subcontractors, suppliers, or program developers (collectively called "Suppliers"). Limitation of Liability: Neither IBM nor its suppliers are liable for any direct or indirect damages, including without limitation, lost profits, lost savings, or any incidental, special, or other economic consequential damages, even if IBM is informed of their possibility. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusion or limitation may not apply to you.

Packages table

Fedora tools
Package name / Version License Download
Platform Enablement Library / 1.3.11 Check package. librtas - Find on your Fedora installation media.
SRC / 3.2.0 ILAN src
RSCT utilities / 3.2.0 ILAN rsct.core.utils
RSCT core / 3.2.0 ILAN rsct.core
ServiceRM / 2.5.0 ILAN devices.chrp.base.ServiceRM
DynamicRM / 2.0.1 ILAN DynamicRM
ncurses-libs Check package. Find on your Fedora installation media.
readline Check package. Find on your Fedora installation media.
sqlite Check package. Find on your Fedora installation media.
SG3-Utils Check package. Find on your Fedora installation media.
libgcc Check package. Find on Fedora installation media. May already be installed.
libstdc++ Check package. Find on Fedora installation media. May already be installed.
zlib Check package. Find on Fedora installation media. May already be installed.
iprutils Check package. iprutils - Find on your Fedora installation media.
Hardware Inventory Check packages. lsvpd, libvpd - Find on your Fedora installation media.
Service log Check package. libservicelog, servicelog
Find on your Fedora installation media.
Service Aids Check package. powerpc-utils - Find on your Fedora installation media.
powerpc-utils-python Check package. powerpc-utils-python - Find on your Fedora installation media.
Error Log Analysis Check package. ppc64-diag - Find on your Fedora installation media.
Inventory Scout / 3.1.0 ILAN IBMinvscout






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