Dell OpenManage Server Administrator Managed Node, v.6.5.0, 2247_A01

Fixes & Enhancements

The release highlights of OpenManage Server Administrator 6.5:

Added support for the following operating systems:
- VMware ESX 4.0 U3
- VMware ESX 4.1 U1
- VMware ESXi 4.1 U1
- VMware ESXi 4.0 U3
- Citrix Xen Server 5.6 FP1
- Windows Small Business Server 2011

Deprecated the following operating systems:
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.x
- VMware ESX 4.0 U2
- VMware ESX 4.1
- VMware ESXi 4.0 U2
- VMware ESXi 4.1
- Citrix Xen Server 5.6

New Features:
- Server Administrator shows whether a Converged Network Adapter (CNA) has
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) /iSCSI over Ethernet (iSoE) capability
or not. Also, Server Administrator supports new team types for CNA cards.
- A new memory redundancy mode called
Double Device Data Correction (DDDC) is added.
- Support for display of Lifecycle Controller (LCC)/Unified Server Configurator (USC)
version information. For this information to appear, the minimum iDRAC version
on monolithic systems is 1.70 and on modular systems is 3.20. If iDRAC is installed,
Server Adminsitrator displays the version of LCC. If BMC is instaled,
Server Admisntrator displays the version of USC.
- Support for 32x32 GB DIMM for Server Administrator to show the
correct memory capacity.

Please see the latest Dell Systems Software Support Matrix contained on the
media for a complete list of supported operating systems and


Version 6.5.0, 2247_A01


Systems Management

Release date

27 Mar 2011

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

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Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
VMware ESX 4.0
Suse Linux ES 10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
VMware ESX 4.1
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-6.5.0-2247_A01.15.tar.gz:

1. Click the “Download Now” link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the “I
agree” link to accept the agreement.
3. Download the file to a directory on your hard drive.

Extract Files
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and unzip the
package using the following command: gunzip xxxx.tar.gz
2. Untar the package using the following command: tar –xvf xxxx.tar

1. Change current directory to the location where the files were
2. Run the following command to perform an express install:
sh linux/supportscripts/ --express
3. Start the applicable services by running the following command:
sh linux/supportscripts/ start

Custom Instructions for OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-6.5.0-2247_A01.15.tar.gz.sign:

1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the "File Download" window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

1. Import the Dell public key. (You only need to do once on your system.)
2. Verify the Dell Update Package by using its signature file, OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-6.5.0-2124_A01.15.tar.gz.sign

Dell GPG Public Key:
Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.