In versions prior to 6.4 the IPMI / iDRAC interface was fixed to DHCP mode.
In versions 6.4 and later the ability to configure a static IP or DHCP mode for systems that include IPMI / iDRAC functionality has been added to the CLI.
Methods of accessing the console are described in this article:
Default usernames and passwords for the CLI and IPMI / iDRAC are available in this article:
Once logged into an appliance, the following command can be used to see the current configuration. Example output is shown:
set ipmi_interface -h
Usage: set ipmi_interface [OPTIONS] [dhcp|static] [IP_ADDRESS] [SUBNET_MASK] [GATEWAY_ADDRESS]
Set the ipmi interface config
-h, --help Show this message and exit.
Command Example (Static Addressing):
set ipmi_interface static 10.2.2.34 255.255.248.0 10.2.0.1
IPMI Interface Change: success
Command Example (DHCP):
set ipmi_interace dhcp
IPMI Interface Change: Success