8N1: eight data bits, no parity, one stop bit
Disable hardware flow control (CTS/RTS)
Disable software flow control (XON/XOFF)
The SP displays the login prompt:
In this example, the login prompt, 0111AP0-0814YT06B4 is the product serial number by default. This value can also be the host name, which is assigned by the user or the DHCP server.
After you have successfully logged in, the SP displays its default command prompt:
This command returns output similar to the following:
SP firmware 188.8.131.52 SP firmware build number: 42063 SP firmware date: Mon Feb 9 22:45:34 PST 2009 SP filesystem version: 0.1.16
The command returns output similar to the following:
/SYS/MB/BIOS Targets: Properties: type = BIOS ipmi_name = MB/BIOS fru_name = SYSTEM BIOS fru_manufacturer = AMERICAN MEGATRENDS fru_version = 1ABSF005 fru_part_number = AMIBIOS8 Commands: cd show
The fru_version field contains the BIOS version number.