[vbox-dev] VBoxManage storageattach --initiator doesn't set the IQN

Klaus Espenlaub klaus.espenlaub at oracle.com
Mon Nov 19 08:25:49 PST 2012

On 18.11.2012 01:27, Marek Salwerowicz wrote:
> Hi list,
> I've found an issue in VBoxManage in context of connecting to iSCSI targets:
> %  VBoxManage -q storageattach ESXi --storagectl SATA --port 0 --type
> hdd --medium iscsi --server volt --target iqn.2012-01.zetis:esxi-vdi
> --initiator iqn.2012-01.zetis:vbox-esxi
> it does not set client IQN (and uses the VirtualBox default one)

Confirmed. Silly copy/paste bug in VBoxManage, the initiator value is 
only put into the config when one also specified an initiator password - 
which is how it slipped through at testing. Will definitely be fixed in 
4.2.6, whenever that will be released...

Thanks again,


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