On 12 Mar 2009 at 12:39, Mike Christie wrote:

> Ulrich Windl wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I have a simple question: What user name does open-iscsi use if I only 
> > uncomment 
> > (and set) the password, but not the user (That seems to be allowed)?  Is it 
> > the 
> > initiator name then?
> > 
> It will use nothing.

Mike, thanks for answering, but I have another question (not being intimate 
the CHAP details): Is "nothing" equivalent to the empty string, or is it a kind 
attribute that isn't sent? AFAIK: The remote CHAP partner will use the username 
select the shared secret for authentication. I have no idea whether it can work 
without one.


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