How To Create An iSCSI Target Without Having To Restart The Daemon On SLES 10
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ietadm --op new --tid=10 --params Name=iqn.2006-03.com.novell:disk
2. This creates the lun:
ietadm --op new --tid=10 --lun=0 --params Path=/tmp/file2
Note: A. The Target ID (tid) of 10 is an example. It can be any unused target id number. A tid=0 picks the next unused tid number.
B. The iqn is an example.
C. The Path of /tmp/file2 is an example.
D. See ietadm -h for more options.
This creates the target dynamically. If the target is restarted this is lost. It order to make it persistent, you also have to add the target/lun to the
configuration file /etc/ietd.conf.
The yast module create the entries in /etc/ietd.conf and then does a restart. This is why it is not dynamic. There is a request to have YaST make this change dynamically as described above, but until then this is the only other option.
Another way to create a target dynamically is with the evmsqui tool. This creates the target dynamically and adds them to /etc/ietd.conf. But you can only create targets out of storage disk devices that are managed by evms.
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- Creation Date: 17-Aug-2006
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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