Enhancement Advisory scsi-target-utils enhancement update

Advisory: RHEA-2009:0099-3
Type: Product Enhancement Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2009-01-20
Last updated on: 2009-01-20
Affected Products: RHEL Cluster-Storage (v. 5 server)

Details

An enhanced scsi-target-utils package is now available.

The SCSI target utils package contains the daemon and tools to setup SCSI
targets. Currently, iSCSI software and iSER targets are supported.

Enhancements made in this updated package include:

* iSER capabilities have been added, allowing for block storage transfer
across a network. Note that for iSER capabilities to be available you must
also install the libibverbs and librdmacm libraries.

* A persistent target can now be set up through he /etc/tgt/targets.conf
configuration file.

Users should upgrade to this updated package, which adds these enhancements.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure that all previously-released
errata relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via Red Hat Network. Details on how to use
the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/FAQ_58_10188

Updated packages

RHEL Cluster-Storage (v. 5 server)

SRPMS:
scsi-target-utils-0.0-5.20080917snap.el5.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: 21c09b7771c48d0f5eda27f5ac919e82
 
IA-32:
scsi-target-utils-0.0-5.20080917snap.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: 80743e83a66b396ea31faab44cc30aed
 
IA-64:
scsi-target-utils-0.0-5.20080917snap.el5.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: ce2423780e5b6a7af4747276909f3b0b
 
PPC:
scsi-target-utils-0.0-5.20080917snap.el5.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: e462846e49efbb5f7f8c55467a061317
 
x86_64:
scsi-target-utils-0.0-5.20080917snap.el5.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2012:0279
    MD5: 1b930930c2d6ed074a4e2ffc1036142a
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

364481 - update scsi-target-utils



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