[pve-devel] iscsi, some hang : pvestatd always do iscsi_session_rescan

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Wed May 16 12:18:24 CEST 2012

> I would like to use lvm but it's not possible in my usage.
> I'm use clones/snapshots/remote replication/lun sharing in my san. (each
> clone=1 lun)

sure, I know.
> >>Anyways, the whole thing looks like a workaround, and it is maybe easier
> to fix the cause of the problem (iscsid)?
> >>Form what I see you want:
> >>
> >>- do not create any devices at iscsi login
> >>- do not create devices when scanning for luns (any other way to list
> >>luns?)
> >>- avtivate/deactivate LUNs selectively
> exactly !

Basically we exactly do that with storage type LVM (only activate LVs when needed).

> (because it's a big change, I wanted to do it in a new separate plugin to not
> break current model. specially for users with a big number of luns)

I am still working on that (more work than expected).

- Dietmar

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