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document Windows dynamic disk is inactive after restart when used on iSCSI LUN.
Symptom: On the iSCSI LUN, a user has configured a Windows dynamic disk.  It is not active after the system restarts.  The disk needs to be manually activated in disk manager. Problem: The dynamic disk is officially not supported by Microsoft iSCSI initiator...
rating 26 Jan, 2009 Views: 8532
document Cannot see new files (iSCSI LUN)
Symptom: Problem:   I have multiple users connected to a LUN.  When I change a file in the LUN, other users cannot see the changes. Solution: This is normal since ISCSI targets are block-based and not file-based. Changes made by one person are not seen...
rating 18 Sep, 2008 Views: 6265
document iSCSI volumes receive the same ID numbers (causes problems with Virtual Iron)
Symptom: I am using Virtual Iron to connect to 2 DSS servers. I am getting the same Unique ID number for LUNs in different DSS servers and Virtual Iron is confused. Solution: Apply update 0257-dss_b.upd to DSS and then use the testing kernel. You can get the update file right...
rating 02 Sep, 2008 Views: 4555
document File shares on iSCSI devices are not re-created when you restart the computer (Microsoft Initiator)
Solution: Please refer to the following article from the Microsoft Knowledge Base: scid=kb%3Ben-us%3B870964&x =10&y=17
Not rated 11 Aug, 2008 Views: 3097
document I'm getting cmd_abort (1143) or cmnd_abort(1143) errors in my iSCSI system.
Symptom:  The logs are reporting cmd_abort (1143) errors. Problem:  Not critical.  Related to performance.   The iSCSI command is timing out during data transfer.  Common when using VMWare ESX; with ESX, the initiator is sending an unknown command to the...
rating 27 Feb, 2009 Views: 6842
document Losing iSCSI connection during failover
  Symptom: I am testing iSCSI failover with Virtualiron. Virtualiron needs to assign iSCSI initiator port on the network node. Also, it needs iSCSI target's IP address. First, I entered DSS's virtual IP address in the target's address. At this configuration, whenever changeover happens,...
rating 18 Feb, 2009 Views: 5167
document Multiple iSCSI connections
Symptom: My iSCSI targets report that I am having corruption Problem: With iSCSI you cannot have multiple connections to the same LUN, iSCSI Target works block based - not file based. Meaning that a changes made by one person is not seen by another person working on the same...
rating 27 Feb, 2012 Views: 9455
document Problems mounting iSCSI LUN
Symptom: I was able to previously mount an iSCSI target and get an /dev/sdb, I am trying to mount another LUN and it does not work. Problem: Verify that you have added the LUN to the iSCSI target. Solution: First step. Get an iSCSI initiator http://w...
rating 25 Feb, 2009 Views: 5916
document How can I fix "Check_segment_length(1587) data too long" error message?
Symptom: Recieving "Check_segment_length(1587) data too long 0 786433 819" error message Problem: System need to be configured to accept large data segments. Solution: 1. From the console, press CTRL+ALT+W, 2. Select Tuning options -> iSCSI daemon options -> Target options, 3....
Not rated 03 Mar, 2009 Views: 5374
document Recover a corrupted iSCSI volume.
Problem: Windows show the iSCSI volume that was formatted with NTFS as unformatted. Solution: User were able to recover the data by running GetDataBack for NTFS recovery-software.htm
Not rated 26 Mar, 2009 Views: 8629
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