This plugin provides basic IPMI controls through knife. It requires that your nodes have populated IPMI information such as that provided by the ohai-ipmi plugin.
ohai-ipmi - In order to populate IPMI data on the Chef::Node
What can it do?
The plugin currently provides power controls 'on', 'off', 'status', 'reset', 'soft' which equate directly to their IPMI namesakes.
knife ipmi power on NODE knife ipmi power off NODE knife ipmi power status NODE knife ipmi power reset NODE knife ipmi power soft NODE