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Enhancement Advisory New package scsi-target-utils

Advisory: RHEA-2007:0713-7
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2007-11-07
Last updated on: 2007-11-07
Affected Products: RHEL Cluster-Storage (v. 5 server)


A new package, scsi-target-utils is now available as a Technology Preview.
This package contains utilities which allows you to set up a software
iSCSI target.

The scsi-target-utils package contains the daemon and tools to setup iSCSI

Currently, software iSCSI targets are included in this release as a
Technology Preview.

Users are encouraged to install the package and test interoperability with
their current initiator setups. The tools are very basic, so users are
encouraged to provide feedback, bug reports and feature requests through by filing bugzillas against the scsi-target-utils

For more information about scsi-target-utils, please refer to the README
file located at:

This README file is installed with the scsi-target-utils package.


Before applying this update, make sure that all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied. Use Red Hat Network to download
and update your packages. To do so, run the following command (as root):


Alternatively, for a command-line interface, run the following command instead:

yum update

To register your system to RHN, use the following command:


For information on how to manually install or remove packages, refer to the
following link:

Updated packages

RHEL Cluster-Storage (v. 5 server)

File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: 3146e8ccc1019ed6848980e7a4da8874
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: 388e34ea4d3af3f46338235298ad3521
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: 9c0d433fb44f92788b4012442271fe4c
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: 15f3dbcb022d3d436900b5ee6d1714b7
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

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