-----Original Message-----
From: Mike Christie <micha...@cs.wisc.edu>
Date: Wednesday 14 November 2012 12:21 PM
To: Vikas <vikas.chaudh...@qlogic.com>
Cc: "open-iscsi@googlegroups.com" <open-iscsi@googlegroups.com>, Lalit
Chandivade <lalit.chandiv...@qlogic.com>, Ravi Anand
<ravi.an...@qlogic.com>, Adheer Chandravanshi
Subject: Re: [RFC_V2 PATCH 1/2] iscsi_flash_sysfs: Add flash target mgmt
support through sysfs.

>On Nov 9, 2012, at 5:35 AM, vikas.chaudh...@qlogic.com wrote:
>> From: Adheer Chandravanshi <adheer.chandravan...@qlogic.com>
>> This patch allows iscsiadm to manage iSCSI target information stored on
>> adapter flash on per host basis.
>> The sysfs entries will look as cited below:
>> /sys/firmware/iscsi_offload/host1/new
>> /sys/firmware/iscsi_offload/host1/delete
>> /sys/firmware/iscsi_offload/host1/tgt0/logout
>> /sys/firmware/iscsi_offload/host1/tgt0/login
>> /sys/firmware/iscsi_offload/host1/tgt0/apply
>> /sys/firmware/iscsi_offload/host1/tgt0/<Target attributes>
>> Here - new, delete, login, logout and apply are the operations which
>> can perform on each target entry.
>One major issue I had with the patch is that I do not see why we need a
>new interface for this. It seems that all this can be done with the
>existing iscsi class interface and then we do not have to add yet another
>iscsi interface. Just add the new files you need to the existing one.

We modified patch to use existing iscsi class interface as per your
I am sending following modified patches in next email.

        [RFC_V3 PATCH 1/2] scsi_transport_iscsi: Add flash target mgmt support
through sysfs
        [RFC_V3 PATCH 2/2] qla4xxx: Add flash target mgmt support through sysfs.

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