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IBM vSCSI fabric module
Original author(s) Tomonori Fujita
Developer(s) NTT Labs
Written in C
Operating system Linux
Type Fabric module
License GNU General Public License
Website NTT Labs
See Target for a complete overview over all fabric modules.

The IBM vSCSI fabric module (tcm_ibmvscsis.ko) provides virtualized SCSI devices on the IBM System p. It is based on a fabric module from Tomonori Fujita from NTT Labs.

Contents

Source Code

The IBM vSCSI driver is available as a branch in the upstream LIO kernel.org source tree.

Results

This output from a running tcm_ibmvscsis target is provided as a reference.[1]

ConfigFS

See IBM vSCSI/configFS for the ConfigFS and kernel ringbuffer output of a working ibmvscsis driver.

Modules

lsmod output:

Module                  Size  Used by
ibmvscsis              22024  4 
libsrp                  9242  1 ibmvscsis
scsi_tgt               15597  1 libsrp
target_core_file       10766  1 
target_core_mod       266898  10 ibmvscsis,target_core_file
configfs               33950  2 target_core_mod

Timeline

Timeline of the LinuxIO
Release Details 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
123456789101112 123456789101112 123456789101112 123456789101112 123456789101112
4.x Version 4.0 4.1
Feature LIO Core Loop back FCoE iSCSI Perf SRP
CM WQ FC
USB
1394
vHost Perf Misc 16 GFC iSER Misc VAAI Misc DIF Core
NPIV
DIF iSER DIF FC vhost TCMU Xen Misc Misc virtio 1.0 Misc NVMe OF
Linux 2.6.38 2.6.39 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 3.10 3.11 3.12 3.13 3.14 3.15 3.16 3.17 3.18 3.19 3.20 3.21 3.22

Acknowledgements

The IBM vSCSI driver was made possible by Tomonori Fujita's generous contributions to tcm_ibmvscsis.

See also

Notes

  1. Tomonori Fujita (02/13/2011). "ibmvscsis log". kernel.org. 

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