[stgt] Help pinpointing cause of tgtd instability

ronnie sahlberg ronniesahlberg at gmail.com
Mon Dec 19 09:36:59 CET 2011

I have tried to write a small tool to generate a huge amount of READ10
tasks, then using both
but I can not get it to crash here.

I have attached the ABORT_TASK/ABORT_TASK_SET torture program here in
case someone wants to
try to tweak it to reproduce the crashes.

It links with libiscsi.

ronnie sahlberg

On Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 8:34 PM, FUJITA Tomonori
<fujita.tomonori at lab.ntt.co.jp> wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Dec 2011 13:33:04 -0500
> John Pletka <jpletka at abraxis.com> wrote:
>> What is the side effect of disabling the task manager?  Any important
>> functionality lost?  Will it need to be periodically restarted to
> I think that if the task management fails, a Linux initiator closes
> the connection and try to reconnect then if it works, the initiator
> sends the same command again. So the file system doesn't detect
> failure. If reconnecting fails, the command fails, then the file
> system hits the I/O error.
>> reset whatever the task manager was doing? This is going into a
>> low-priority production server, so anything except data corruption can
>> be dealt with.
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