MSU has a Dominion KX132. This is a 32 port model. In 2008, the Dominion KX series has been replaced in Raritan's line with the Dominion KX II series.
Find documentation at http://www.raritan.com/support/
Local copy of user's guide raritan-dominion-kx-user-guide.pdf
: Raritan Dominion KX User Guide v1.4.8
The KX132 supports 1280x1024@60Hz max resolution --- we have a 19" LCD panel on it that matches this.
The Raritan doesn't pass the monitor info through --- the OS can't probe the monitor. So set something like this in xorg.conf
ModelName "Dell 1901fp on Raritan"
HorizSync 30 - 70
VertRefresh 55 - 65
DisplaySize 386 290
UM site has 2 KVMs, in LSA and Randall. In order to use the KVM, one could first download the Raritan Multiple Platform Client.
The configurations for the client are:
Hints of using KVM
Log out from one connection
Hit the StrLk
key twice to log out from the connection (Please note, if it is connected by one user, then other users can not log in. So always log out from the connection after you are done)
Switch to different machines for the blade nodes
Hit the PrtScn
to switch among different blade nodes (bl-X nodes)
- 14 Jul 2008