[Open-FCoE] Initiator and Target setup

Mohanraj Krishnaraj Mohanraj.Krishnaraj at bladenetwork.net
Sat Jan 31 00:12:27 UTC 2009

I was using the Initiator Quickstart guide and using the code under

BTW, I figured out that the problem in compilation is due to the path
name I gave for compilation. 

Now I have another problem. Whenever I execute the echo (see below)
command at the initiator, my PC hangs. 

1. modprobe fcoe 
2. echo "ethX" > /sys/module/fcoe/parameters/create

I already installed the latest fixes from
Any other fixes I need to make it working?


-----Original Message-----
From: Vasu Dev [mailto:vasu.dev at linux.intel.com] 
Sent: Friday, January 30, 2009 9:15 AM
To: Mohanraj Krishnaraj
Cc: devel at open-fcoe.org
Subject: Re: [Open-FCoE] Initiator and Target setup

Mohanraj Krishnaraj wrote:
> Hi Joe,
>    Thanks for your response. My setup doesn't seem to have fcoeadm.
> guides doesn't give any information on installing fcoeadm. 

Which guide you are referring to ?

> I tried it
> searching online and downloaded some software. 

Which some sw, any names of sw you tried ?

> I keep getting
> compilation errors and it needs more and more software. Is there any
> document on how to install fcoeadm?

This link  
http://www.open-fcoe.org/openfc/wiki/index.php/Code_repositories has  
info on code respos and fcoeadm is in user code repo at  

You could also enable FCoE initiator on a ethX interface as per this 

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