Bug 197888 - iscsi initiator startup script does not create lock file in /var/lock/subsys
iscsi initiator startup script does not create lock file in /var/lock/subsys
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: iscsi-initiator-utils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Mike Christie
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Reported: 2006-07-06 17:28 EDT by Randy Zagar
Modified: 2012-06-26 12:09 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-05-06 12:04:55 EDT
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Description Randy Zagar 2006-07-06 17:28:56 EDT
Description of problem:
iscsi initiator startup script fails to create lock file /var/lock/subsys/iscsi

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. configure iscsi devices
2. start iscsi services
3. perform system shutdown
Actual results:
You will not see iscsi services being shut down...

Expected results:
You should see iscsi services being shut down...

Additional info:

Since iscsi services have not been shut down, /sys/block still lists iscsi
sd[a-z] devices even after networking has been turned off.  System shutdown
never completes because it's not possible to "Synchronize SCSI cache for
sd[a-z]" after the network has gone away...

Adding "touch /var/lock/subsys/iscsi" in the start() function fixes this problem
Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2006-10-24 15:33:12 EDT
iscsi-initiator-utils- has been pushed for fc5, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-04-03 23:14:17 EDT
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-06 12:04:54 EDT
This bug is open for a Fedora version that is no longer maintained and
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