[Open-FCoE] FLOGIs frame

Joe Eykholt jeykholt at cisco.com
Fri Apr 24 17:06:28 UTC 2009

muthu kumar wrote:
> Hi All
> FLOGIs  frame means what?
> which protocol sent FLOGIs  frame.
> is  this frame sent from initiator to target or target to initiator.

It's an FC fabric login.  It's sent by libfc in fc_lport.c (once fc_local_port.c).
Normally, initiators and targets send FLOGI to switches, but in a point-to-point
setup they send FLOGI to each other.
See the t11.org FC-LS document for the gory detail.


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