[stgt] [PATCH 2/2] tgt-admin: check if device is mounted on /

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Fri Sep 12 10:19:58 CEST 2008

FUJITA Tomonori schrieb:


>>> Thanks, sounds good. Any objection against this patch?
>> I'm still not persuaded that it's the right approach.
>> I.e., let's say we have a device which is always in use, but we want 
>> tgtd to use it.
>> With current approach, we have to start tgt-admin several times:
>> 1) Lets start all targets:
>> # tgt-admin -e -v
>> Adding targets...
>> Skipping device /dev/blah, is in use...
>> 2) Configure the device once again, with --force:
>> # tgt-admin --update iqn.2008-08.com.example:some.target --force
> Why we can't do `tgt-admin -e -v --force` when we know we will use a
> device in use?

Because then we can forcibly remove/update targets in use, skip errors etc.

Tomasz Chmielewski

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