Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 171633
[LSI 4.8 feat] ipv6 support needs to be added to userpace tools
Last modified: 2009-06-18 10:22:04 EDT
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Description of problem:
Currently iscsi tools and the driver only support ipv4. Cisco is releasing ipv6 support in its targets and would like the iscsi tools and driver to support it. This bugzilla is for the addition of ipv6 support to the userspce iscsi tools. The driver bugzilla is here https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=167555
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run tools
2. no ipv6 support
I have given some more support for the IPV6 at user space and kernel space
level,that will inturn contains sending ipv6 info to the kernel and there it
will distinguish between IPV4/6 and then get connect.
In case if you need the patch, i will send that across to you.
This bugzilla had previously been approved for engineering
consideration but Red Hat Product Management is currently reevaluating
this issue for inclusion in RHEL4.6.
This has been deferred to RHEL 4.7 due to resource constraints and the stated
This has been deferred to RHEL 4.8 due to just receiving hardware and firmware
to test this.
Product Management has reviewed and declined this request. You may appeal this
decision by reopening this request.