iSCSI, is an abbreviation of Internet Small Computer System Interface, an Internet Protocol (IP)-based storage networking standard for linking data storage facilities.

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Trouble connecting to Drobo b800i using ISCSI on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a new Drobo b800i that I am having trouble connecting to an Ubuntu 14.04 workstation. Any help is appreciated. This is a completely fresh installation, so all the settings I haven't changed are ...
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iscsitarget suddenly broken after upgrade of the 12.04 Hardware Stack

After an upgrade to the latest Hardware Stack using Ubuntu 12.04, my iscsi service is not longer operational. The error from the service is such: FATAL: Module iscsi_trgt not found. I have learned ...
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stored iSCSI information target in Ubuntu 14.04 boot

We are doing some testing with iSCSI boot of Ubuntu Server 14.04 on a large bed of diskless clients. We installed one client to an iSCSI target rbd_base and then shut down and cloned the volume and ...
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iSCSI auto startup at boot 14.04

I'm running Trusty Tahr (14.04) server. I've attached an iscsi disk and mounted it, mkfs, etc. works great, if I do it manually. I'd much prefer to have my box mount the disk at boot so I've modified ...
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ubuntu 14.04 boot from san

I installed ubuntu 14.04 on iscsi target and after reboot i get grub rescue prombt after error Boot sector id not valid error: no such device : c098787-4839-34bh-3d4f-b3eef9i3j9f any advice ?
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USB Drive Mounting - Noob Question [duplicate]

Ubuntu noob here... I have a Ubuntu 14.04 server installed with 4 internal SATA drives. I've recently added a USB 1.5 TB drive and used it for a while without issue. Even more recently, I've added ...
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What is the local path of a mounted iscsi?

I am using a program which uses open-iscsi to mount a remote disk on /dev/disks/by-path directory. In this directory I have something like ip-192.168.1.2:3260-iscsi-iqn.iqnname:remotedsk-lun-0 ...
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Auto mount mount point on iSCSI driver

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I recently added a 1 terabyte iSCSI volume with a single ext4 partition. Everything works as it should but with the only issue being I cannot create a mount point using ...
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Blank screen(Black) on trying to install ubuntu 13 through ISCSI on a Windows target

I am trying to install ubuntu 13 through ISCSI on a Windows target(Windows server 2012). But after selecting the option 'Install Ubuntu'the screen just goes blank and nothing happens even after 5 ...
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Adding CHAP iSCSI initiator to a preseed file

What is correct preseed syntax for adding CHAP authentication to install to an iSCSI device or where can I find the preseed tags list and usage?
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Connect failure iscsi client to iscsi server

I am trying to connect my virtual client to connect to iscsi server, but get errors. My servers ipadress is: 192.168.56.102 When I run: sudo iscsiadm -m discovery -t st -p 192.168.56.102 I get ...
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md0 iscsi share target

I semi followed the following: http://www.server-world.info/en/note?os=Ubuntu_13.04&p=iscsi Current /etc/default/iscsitarget ISCSITARGET_ENABLE=true # ietd options # See ietd(8) for details ...
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iscsiadm discovery gives multiple paths. Want to specify one

I've using iSCSI to connect a server to a SAN. The SAN has multiple ethernet NICs. When I do an iSCSI discovery... iscsiadm -m discovery -t st -p 172.16.0.1 ... we get the a listed path for each ...
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server version 3.8.0-27 is the last kernel I can boot from

[Submitted this query as bug 1237392 on LaunchPad] All kernel updates on ubuntu since kernel 3.8.0-28 result in an empty screen with no indication of startup, no response to the keyboard. I can only ...
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Installing drivers for “BT-930 BusLogic flashpoint LT”, Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to install the driver for a SCSI controller card: BT-930 BusLogic flashpoint LT. I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit with kernel 3.2.0-54-generic. I have (I think) the tarball I require and is ...
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Connecting Drobo Pro over ISCSI to Ubuntu with two NICs

I'm trying to get a Drobo Pro working with Ubuntu over ISCSI. The machine in question has got two NICs-- the original one (used to connect to the Internet), and one I just installed via a spare PCI-E ...
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How to boot windows installation from iso image through iSCSI from GRUB?

I have a computer and a server. Both with Ubuntu 12.04: desktop and server respectively. On the server configured iSCSI target with 2 LUNs. First for Windows OS and second is emulated iso image with ...
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Highly available iSCSI target

I'm in the process of setting up iSCSI target on DRBD following the steps detailed here. I would appreciate if someone can answer and explain the following queries: Is there a way to set up just 1 ...
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How do I prevent immediate wake up from suspend (version II)?

This question covers one reason a computer might immediately wake after suspend: How do I prevent immediate wake up from suspend? I seem to have a different one. After a recent security patch update ...
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Can I get back data after setting up root to iSCSI device?

I tried to setup iSCSI target and defined root partition as target (that was wrong I know). I didn't format the iSCSI device; is it possible to get back the data from this partition? System does not ...
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How to reinstall server

Since I got a blank screen after installation, I tried to reinstall the server OS 12.04 using the CD. This time after the country and login information are given, it asks me to specify some scsi ...
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ISCSI iscsi_trgt sess_param_check(55) default_retain_time is out of range

Clustered ISCSI target has been installed based on Ubuntu Server 12.04 amd64. Target is working, but I have few kernel messages, when heartbeat starts iscsi service. Sep 5 08:47:58 cluster01 kernel: ...
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Targetcli can't load modules qla2xxx and ib_srpt

I've installed targetcli from ubuntu repository and when I start targetcli as root, it starts and display following info: Welcome to the targetcli shell: Copyright (c) 2011 by RisingTide Systems ...
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How to configure iscsi fault tolerance in ubuntu 12.04?

How to configure iscsi fault tolerance in ubuntu 12.04? iSCSI SANs usually have multiple controllers that make failover transparent to the clients.. what i am doing is the following. i made an ubuntu ...
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Why is iSCSI support not included on the alternate installer?

Does anyone know the reason that Canonical decided not to include the ability to install to iSCSI using the "alternate" installation CD (on 10.04 at least)? Ubuntu 10.04 Server installation CD ...
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How To Boot XEN VMs Using iSCSI?

In simple, I want boot XEN fully virtualized (HVM) guests (both Windows & Linux) using iSCSI drives (i.e. from SAN). My main purpose of this is to learn about this process. So, how can I do it? ...
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Need to set up shared storage for Guest virtual machines that are running on a Xen host

My environment: I am doing these things at home with the purpose of learning about virtualization techniques. My machine have quad core processor that supports Intel-VT and 8GB RAM. XEN is the ...
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iscsi_trgt missing because can't build kernel module

When attempting to start the iscsitarget service, I get FATAL: Module iscsi_trgt not found. Trying to build module using instructions from ...