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Recommended update for open-iscsi


(Last modified: 15MAR2007)

solutions Recommended update for open-iscsi SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (97c9ee9acb58e90df95205559bb8c4ee)

Applies to

Package: open-iscsi
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 Upgrade for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 2771
Release: 20070315
Obsoletes: none


This package is the update for Service Pack 1 of SUSE Linux Enterprise 10.
Install it to have your system at SP1 level.



Problem description

  • connect() to the daemon might fail on busy machines (#244649)
  • Add /usr/bin/iscsi-dbconvert to convert SLES10 GA databases to new format (#251298)
  • Fix iscsiadm to print session info correctly (#243203)
  • update to svn r768
    • Update iSNS support (#243203)
  • Correct typo in /etc/init.d/ (#243203)
  • Umount all luns on shutdown (#223484)
  • Remove the start iSCSI after Xen hack (#231077)
  • Fixup /etc/init.d/ script (#239819)
  • Fix compat mode to display the record id.
  • Add /sbin/iscsi-gen-initiatorname to generate a default iSCSI initiatorname.
  • Fixup %post scripts.
  • Reference symlink to /etc/iscsid.conf in rpm.
  • update to official version 2.0-707
  • update to svn r759
    • Include iBFT BIOS tool (FATE 301671)
  • Implement compability mode for iscsiadm


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh open-iscsi.rpm

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