MAAS depends on WOL?

Robbie Williamson robbie at
Mon Jun 11 15:03:29 UTC 2012

MAAS will support IPMI in 12.10.

On 06/04/2012 10:41 AM, Sherman Boyd wrote:
> Shake:
> Ahh, OK.  I tried that but I was having some network issues that kept
> it from continuing, I thought it was MAAS.   It's working now, thank
> you!
> I do have a zombie though, I manually added a server with an incorrect
> MAC (accidently added my IPMI interface) and now it's stuck on
> commissioning and won't let me delete the node.  Any ideas how to get
> rid of this?
> Zhengpeng & Shake:
> I agree with you, IPMI is the way to go.  Compared to WOL, IPMI has a
> little feature called "authentication" which is why you don't see WOL
> on many servers.
> So far I do appreciate the simplicity of the tool, but it's obviously
> a minimum viable product ATM.
> Best regards,
> Sherman Boyd

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