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Date:      Thu, 5 Sep 2013 14:02:01 +0200
From:      Ivan Voras <>
To:        =?UTF-8?Q?Edward_Tomasz_Napiera=C5=82a?= <>
Cc:, FreeBSD-Current <>,
Subject:   Re: New iSCSI stack.
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On 5 September 2013 14:00, Edward Tomasz Napiera=C5=82a <>=
> Wiadomo=C5=9B=C4=87 napisana przez Ivan Voras <> w dniu=
 5 wrz 2013, o godz. 13:18:
>> On 05/09/2013 12:27, Edward Tomasz Napiera=C5=82a wrote:
>>> Hello.  At you'l=
l find
>>> a patch which adds the new iSCSI initiator and target, against 10-CURRE=
>>> To use the new initiator, start with "man iscsictl".  For the target - =
>>> ctld".
>> Just a naming question: "ctld" could mean anything, I'd parse it as a
>> "control deamon" or something like that. Could you name it something
>> which reminds the user of iscsi? Like iscsictld?
> As the man page says, ctld is "CAM Target Layer / iSCSI target daemon".
> Sure, right now it's pretty iSCSI-specific, but it doesn't need to be - i=
t can
> be extended to just manage CTL configuration (e.g. for Fibre Channel),
> or to support other CTL-backed storage protocols, such as FCoE.
> It's just a helper daemon for ctl(4) - thus, ctld(8).  And in case someon=
> does "man -k iscsi", there is the "iSCSI target" in the manual page title=

Thanks, you're right!

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