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NAME

       fence_bladecenter - I/O Fencing agent for IBM Bladecenter

SYNOPSIS

       fence_bladecenter [OPTION]...

DESCRIPTION

       fence_bladecenter  is  an  I/O Fencing agent which can be used with IBM
       Bladecenters with recent enough firmware that includes telnet  support.
       It  logs  into  a  Brocade  chasis via telnet and uses the command line
       interface to  power  on  and  off  blades.   fence_bladecenter  accepts
       options on the command line or from stdin.

OPTIONS

       -a IPaddress
              IP address of the Bladecenter.

       -h     Print  out  a  help  message  describing available options, then
              exit.

       -l login
              Login name for the Bladecenter.

       -n blade
              The blade to operate on.

       -o action
              The  action  required.   Valid  actions  are  on,  off,   reboot
              (default) and status.

       -p password
              Password for login.

       -q     Quiet mode: print only error messages.

       -V     Print out a version message, then exit.

       -v debuglog
              Log the telnet session to debuglog for debugging purposes.

STDIN PARAMETERS

       agent = < param >
              This   option  is  used  by  fence_node(8)  and  is  ignored  by
              fence_bladecenter.

       ipaddr = < hostname | ip >
              IP address or hostname of the switch.

       login = < param >
              Login name.

       option = < param >
              The action required.  disable (default) or enable.

       passwd = < param >
              Password for login.

       blade = < param >
              The blade to operate on.

       debuglog = < param>
              Optional parameter  to  send  debug  transcript  of  the  telnet
              session to a log file

SEE ALSO

       fence(8), fence_node(8)

                                                          fence_bladecenter(8)