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Sun Rack II Power Distribution Units User's Guide

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Updated: September 2020

View Status Information on the LCD Screen (Original PDU)

When the PDU metering unit resets or powers on, you can view network and firmware version level information on the LCD screen.

  1. Reset the PDU metering unit.

    See Reset the PDU Metering Unit (Original PDU) for instructions.

  2. After the metering unit resets, the LCD screen displays information about the unit.

    The screen displays the following information:

    HW: x.x        FW:x.x
    DHCP: OFF (or ON)
    MAC: xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx
    IP: xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx

    The following table describes the LCD screen information.

    LCD Text
    Version of the PDU hardware.
    Version of the PDU firmware.
    Displays ON, when DHCP is enabled, and OFF when DHCP is disabled. See Connect an Original PDU to a DHCP Network for more information about DHCP.
    MAC address of the metering unit.
    IP address of the metering unit.
    • If DHCP is OFF, the IP address is an internally stored static address.

    • If DHCP is ON, the IP address is set by the DHCP server.

    Displays VALID when the correct version of the HTML pages is installed, INVALID when not.