Driver Details

Dell System E-Support Tool (DSET) 3.3 [Linux 32-bit]

Dell System E-Support Tool (DSET) is a utility that collects configuration and log data for various chassis hardware, storage, software, and operating system components of a Dell PowerEdge server and consolidates the data into a .zip file.

Fixes & Enhancements

* Support for the following Dell 12th generation
PowerEdge servers:
- R320
- R420
- R520
- R820
- M420
- M520
- M820
- T320
- T420

* Authenticated Proxy support for Windows operating
system to upload the DSET report to Dell Technical

* Support to collect report from 12th generation
servers having enterprise license for iDRAC (out of

* Support for using non-root user to collect data from
OpenManage Server Administrator namespace remotely
on Linux operating system from Windows client.


Version 3.3, A00



Release date

15 Oct 2012

Last Updated

12 Nov 2013



Available formats

File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:dell-dset-
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 21MB
Format Description
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
File Format:Rel-Notes-PDF
File Name:DSET_3.3_Reportable_Items_For_Linux.pdf
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1MB
Format DescriptionThis format consists of an archive of PDF files used to provide help and procedural information to the customer. It is necessary to install the Adobe Acrobat Reader first to view the files in this archive.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:Readme_Linux_x86_3.3.0.300.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 50KB
Format DescriptionThis file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

VMware ESXi 4.0
VMware ESX 4.0
VMware ESXi 4.1
VMware ESXi 5.0
Suse Linux ES 10
Red Hat Ent Linux 5.2
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
VMware ESX 4.1

Applies to

System E-Support Tool

Installation instructions

For Linux:
** Creating One-time Report (Zero Footprint)
To run DSET and create one-time report:
NOTE: You must be logged in as root user to run DSET.
1. At the Linux shell prompt, run the Linux executable. The "License Agreement" is displayed along with the following message
Do you agree to the above license terms?
('y' for yes | 'Enter' to exit):
2. Enter y. The installation types are displayed.
3. Enter
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