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Ubuntu
Company / developer Canonical Ltd. / Ubuntu Foundation
OS family Unix-like
Working state Current
Source model Free and open source software
Initial release 20 October 2004 (2004-10-20)
Language(s) Multilingual (more than 55)
Update method APT (front-ends available)
Package manager dpkg (front-ends like Synaptic available)
Supported platforms IA-32, x86-64
Kernel type Linux (Monolithic)
Userland GNU
Default user interface GNOME
License Mainly GNU General Public License, version 2 (GPLv2) plus proprietary binary blobs and various other licenses
Official website ubuntu.com

Ubuntu is a computer operating system based on the Debian distribution and distributed as free and open source software. It is named after the Southern African philosophy of Ubuntu ("humanity towards others").[1] Ubuntu is designed primarily for use on personal computers, although a server edition also exists. Ubuntu is sponsored by the UK-based company Canonical Ltd.

LIO™ has been the default block storage target from Ubuntu Precise Pangolin (version 12), released on 4/2/2012.

Contents

Summary

Versions Precise Pangolin v12
Archive Ubuntu universe
Source git target_core.ko, targetcli
Documentation -

Installation

The user space shell targetcli can be installed as follows:

su -c 'apt-get install targetcli' 

Run targetcli as 'root' as follows:

# PYTHONPATH=. ./scripts/targetcli

Initiator

The Open-iSCSI Initiator comes pre-installed on Ubuntu.

See also

Distribution Version[Linux 1] Release Archive Install Source git[Linux 2] Documentation
CentOS 6.2 2011-12-20 CentOS mirror su -c 'yum install fcoe-target-utils' targetcli-fb.git Tech Notes
Debian 7.0 ("wheezy") TBA Debian pool su -c 'apt-get install targetcli' targetcli
Fedora 16, 17/18 2011-11-08 Fedora Rawhide su -c 'yum install targetcli' targetcli-fb.git Target Wiki
openSUSE 12.1 2011-11-08 Requires manual installation from targetcli.
RHEL 6.2 2011-11-16 Fedora Rawhide su -c 'yum install fcoe-target-utils' targetcli-fb.git Tech Notes
Scientific Linux 6.2 2012-02-16 SL Mirror su -c 'yum install fcoe-target-utils' targetcli-fb.git Tech Notes
SLES SP2 2012-02-15 Requires manual installation from targetcli.
Ubuntu PrecisePangolin v12 2012-04-26 Ubuntu universe su -c 'apt-get install targetcli' targetcli
  1. The distribution release where LIO™ was included first.
  2. Technical support, and qualified backports to other kernels and distributions are available from Datera.

Notes

  1. "About the Name". Official Ubuntu Documentation. Canonical Ltd. 

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