program allows a user to execute direct IPMI commands. It can work
with direct interface with the OpenIPMI driver or with IPMI LAN
Execute a single command an exit.
The parameters for the connection depend on the connection type.
These are all described in openipmi_conparms (7)
Once up, you can execute commands in the user interface. Note that
commands and responses are asynchronous, you issue a command and the
interface returns immediately. When the response comes back, it will
be dumped on your console. That's a little strange looking, but IPMI
is ansychronous underneath. Note that the -k option is synchronous,
it will wait for the response or a timeout before returning.