Thursday, June 16, 2016

How to install MXnet in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Hardware Configutation
S7050GM2NR
CPU: E5-2650 v3 x1
RAM: DDR4 8GB x4
OS: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop 64bit
GPU: Nvidia Tesla K80 x1 (Driver: v352.93)

Setup Environment
1.      Install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop
2.      Boot to text mode
vi /etc/default/grub
mark GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=”quiet”
change GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=”text”
umark GRUB_TERMINAL=console
save

update grub via command:
update-grub
reboot system

Sunday, May 22, 2016

How to upgrade BIOS via IPMI Web interface

BMC Web interface BIOS upgrade process (B7056)

1.      Remote access BMC Web interface, select Maintenance sub-title. Click “Enter Update mode”.

Monday, May 16, 2016

How to upgrade S7053 BIOS in UEFI Shell


1.      Prepare the follows item
A.         S7053GM2NR, BIOS v1.07, no ECN
B.         CPU: E5-2640 v2
C.         RAM: DDR3-1333 8GB x2
D.        Blank USB flash device

Thursday, May 12, 2016

How to set BMC time by ipmi command

Type the follows ipmi command in Linux

ipmitool -H host_IP -U username -P password sel time set "mm/dd/yyyy hh:mm:ss"

ex.
ipmitool -H 192.168.137.100 -U root -P superuser sel time set "04/26/2016 09:16:16"

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Friday, May 6, 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2016

How to flash BMC firmware by Linux command line


Application requirement
a.      UH8L
b.      SOCFLASH for Linux
c.       IPMITOOL
Process
1.      Use putty to remote access Linux

2.      Type ./UH8L –d to get BMC ip address and MAC address. Record it.


Wednesday, January 6, 2016

How to install CUDA 7.0 in BP012 with Nvidia K40C


Hardware: BP012, PNOR v1.0, BMC v1.00.48
GPU: Nvidia K40C
OS: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS ppc64el
CUDA: v7.0 for ppc64el
Nvidia K40C driver for CUDA v7.0: v346.96 for Linux Power8 Ubuntu 14.04

Note:
1.      Nvidia K40C requires external PSU, Power on before BP012 AC-on.
2.      Connect LAN to DHCP environment before Install OS.

How to build RAID volume in BP012 with LSI RAID adapter


Hardware:
BP012, PNOR: v1.7, BMC: v1.00.48
RAID Adapter: LSI 9361-8i
HDD: Toshiba 1TB SAS HDD x3


Process:
1.      Boot up BP012 with USB device contains storcli64 and DVD-ROM with OS (Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS ppcle64)
2.      Boot to BP012 to Petiboot menu
3.      Type x or exit to Petiboot shell
4.      Type mount to check path of USB device