Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 463835
[LTC 6.0 FEAT] 201206:Update OpenHPI to 2.12.1 (at a minimum) for RHEL6
Last modified: 2010-11-15 09:33:38 EST
Emily J. Ratliff <firstname.lastname@example.org> - 2008-09-24 13:52 EDT
1. Feature Overview:
Feature Id: 
a. Name of Feature: Update OpenHPI to 2.10.1 (or later) for RHEL6
b. Feature Description
OpenHPI is an open source implementation of the Hardware Platform Interface (HPI) set forth by the
Service Availability Forum.
2. Feature Details:
Sponsor: LTC Systems Mgt
Arch Specificity: Purely Common Code
Delivery Mechanism: Direct from community
Category: Systems management
Request Type: Package - Version Update
d. Upstream Acceptance: Accepted
Sponsor Priority 2
f. Severity: Medium
IBM Confidential: no
Code Contribution: IBM code
g. Component Version Target: OpenHPI 2.10.2 is already available from http://openhpi.org
3. Business Case
OpenHPI 2.10.1 contains the implementation of the new SAF HPI B.02.01 specification. This contains
new APIs for resource management, plus diagnostics and firmeware update management. The SAF HPI
B.02.01 (OpenHPI 2.10) is backwards compatible with SAF HPI B.01.01 (OpenHPI 2.8).
The complete list of bugs and features, along with their summary, for each OpenHPI release since 2.4
is available at http://www.openhpi.org/News
4. Primary contact at Red Hat:
5. Primary contacts at Partner:
Project Management Contact:
Sarah Wright, email@example.com, 503-578-5145
Mark Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org
Renier Morales, email@example.com
Jeffrey Heroux, firstname.lastname@example.org
Should be already done in the development tree.
The feature requested has already been accepted into the upstream code base
planned for the next major release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
When the next milestone release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is available,
please verify that the feature requested is present and functioning as
Modifying title to request latest version to meet IBM requirements.
IBM is signed up to test and provide feedback
Fixed in 'openhpi-2.14.0-4.el6', included in compose 'RHEL6.0-20091029.0'.
Moving to ON_QA.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.