Before You Begin
Perform the hardware setup as described in the hardware setup sections.
Apply standby power to the server by connecting AC power. See How to Apply Standby Power for Initial Service Processor Configuration.
Verify that your terminal, laptop, or terminal server is operational.
8N1: eight data bits, no parity, one stop bit
Disable hardware flow control (CTS/RTS)
Disable software flow control (XON/XOFF)
See Attaching Administration (SP) Cables for the location of the SER MGT port.
The SP displays a login prompt. For example:
Once you have successfully logged in, the SP displays its default command prompt:
You can now run CLI commands to configure Oracle ILOM for the server’s user accounts, network settings, access lists, alerts, and so on. For detailed instructions on CLI commands, see the Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM) Daily Management Web Procedures Guide.
Note - To enable first-time login and access to Oracle ILOM, a default Administrator account and its password are provided with the system. To build a secure environment and enforce user authentication and authorization in Oracle ILOM, you must change the default password (changeme) for the default Administrator account (root) after your initial login to Oracle ILOM. If this default Administrator account has since been changed, contact your system administrator for an Oracle ILOM user account with Administrator privileges.