Subject: Re: WOL on a Dell PowerEdge 2650
To: Chris Ross <>
From: Peter Eisch <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/13/2007 15:18:18
Does your 2650 have a DRAC 3.0 port like mine?  I know I'm not answering
your question, but it can be handy to do the power transitions.

On 6/13/07 11:15 AM, "Chris Ross" <> wrote:

>  I have a Dell PowerEdge 2650, and I want to be able to power it on,
> since I power it off most of the time.  I need to go through the BIOS,
> still, but I thought I had left that feature enabled.  I compiled up
> pkgsrc/net/wol, and sent the magic packet with the right MAC in it, to a
> variety of different addresses.  No luck.
>  Until I next get to the machine to check the BIOS, does anyone happen
> to know if this "works", "doesn't work", "only works if you do X", or
> any such thing for a PowerEdge 2650?
>  Thanks...
>                        - Chris