VIA was not able to power on a host and failed to image it.

Problem

After a host was powered off, VIA was unable to power it on. The following error was displayed.

Unable to establish IPMI v2 / RMCP+ session Unable to set Chassis Power Control to Up/On

Cause

VIA was unable to establish an IPMI v2 or RMCP+ session with the host.

Procedure

  1. Manually power on the host through DRAC.
  2. On the Imaging tab, click the host that displayed the red icon and click Retry.

Results

VIA continues imaging the rack.