You can use the EnableBmcColdReset method to enable a background task that periodically resets the Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) for all nodes in the cluster.

Note: SolidFire Enterprise SDS does not support this method. If you use this method on a SolidFire eSDS system, the method will return an error.


This method has the following input parameter:

Name Description Type Default value Required
timeout The time between BMC reset operations, in minutes. integer 20160 minutes No

Return values

This method has the following return value:

Name Description Type
cBmcResetDurationMinutes Returns the time between reset intervals. The interval should always be 0 after the command completes. integer

Request example

Requests for this method are similar to the following example:

    "method": "EnableBmcColdReset",
    "params": {
                "timeout": 36000
    "id": 1

Response example

This method returns a response similar to the following example:

    "id": 1,
    "result": {
        "cBmcResetDurationMinutes": 36000

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