Emulating tapes/disk via linux/*bsd ?
jbglaw at lug-owl.de
Thu Mar 24 08:36:56 CST 2005
On Thu, 2005-03-24 14:20:40 +0000, Jules Richardson <julesrichardsonuk at yahoo.co.uk>
wrote in message <1111674040.2356.34.camel at weka.localdomain>:
> I have no idea if the linux / *bsd kernels (or card drivers) support
> running as a target, or if the necessary hooks are present into user-
> land (eg. via 'sg') to allow user code to do the emulation, though.
Linux doesn't feature target mode SCSI, but at some time, there were
at least some patches available for at least some controllers. Some
folks tried to do IP-over-SCSI.
I'm not sure, but I seem to recall that at least one of today's BSDs
ships along with target mode. IIRC it's even used in some embedded
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