On Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 3:09 AM, Edward Ned Harvey
> I am confused, because I would have expected a 1-to-1 mapping, if you create
> an iscsi target on some system, you would have to specify which LUN it
> connects to. But that is not the case...
Nope. one target can have anything from zero (which is kinda useless)
or many LUNs.
> I shouldn't be thinking in such linear terms. When I create an iscsi
> target, don't think of it as connecting to a device - instead, think of it
> as sort of a channel. Any initiator connecting to it can see any of the
> devices that I have done add-views on.
> But each iscsi target can only be
> used by one initiator at a time.
Nope. Many people use iscsi to provide shared storage (e.g. for
clustering), where two or more initiators connetcs to the same target.
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