Support SCST as an iSCSI backend

Registered by sreedhar on 2014-11-22

Currently Cinder most often uses tgtd/iet/lio to create iSCSI targets for volumes. This blueprint aims to enable use of SCST. A new iSCSI TargetAdmin class will be created for this.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
John Griffith
Priority:
Low
Drafter:
sreedhar
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
nikeshmahalka
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for kilo
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon 2015.1.0
Started by
nikeshmahalka on 2014-12-01
Completed by
Mike Perez on 2015-02-13

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2015-02-03 <thingee>: This code unfortunately still needs work as it's accessing the Cinder DB in a way we don't want it to. See review for more information.

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:bp/scst-iscsi-backend-support,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/145778
    Add iSCSI SCST Target support to cinder.

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