Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 433504
iscsi-initiator-utils does not handle ::ip_address
Last modified: 2008-05-21 13:22:26 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
A couple clients/servers are sending a address ::ip_address. Other clients
handles this, so it would be nice if open-iscsi did too until we can get clients
sending it properly.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run iscsiadm -m discovery -t isns against a manually added target with
isnsadm that uses a ipv4 address.
Get ip address:
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Created attachment 295317 [details]
patch to handle compat and mapped addresses
iSNS spec states that mapped addreses should be used, but some servers send
both. Simple patch to handle mapped and compat ip addresses until we can fix
This is in iscsi-initiator-utils-126.96.36.1998-0.6.el5.
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