Ipmitool Installation in Ubuntu

Installing IPMI tool for IPMI configuration


First we need to enable IPMI kernel module.  

modprobe ipmi_si

modprobe ipmi_devintf

echo ipmi_si >> /etc/modprobe

echo ipmi_devintf >> /etc/modprobe


Now install the ipmitool

apt-get install ipmitool


List IPMI module with below command

root@spank89:~# lsmod | grep -i ipmi

ipmi_devintf           17572  0

ipmi_si                53257  0


If IPMI tool is properly installed  you can see the IPMI info with below command   

ipmitool -I open channel info