[ipxe-devel] iPXE iSCSI Connection Reset - seems to be an issue since 2011

Michael Brown mcb30 at ipxe.org
Tue Jun 6 14:14:39 UTC 2017

On 05/06/17 12:44, Navid Mohaghegh wrote:
> I get connection reset on a simple Sanhook. This seems to be an 
> outstanding issue from 2011 as I can see folks reporting this for a long 
> time (http://lists.ipxe.org/pipermail/ipxe-devel/2011-February/000266.html).

The error message you are seeing is a generic TCP connection reset. 
 From the error URL (http://ipxe.org/0f0a6039), you can see that this is 
generated by the TCP layer and is entirely unrelated to iSCSI.

Did you try following the advice on the error page?  In particular, have 
you captured a packet trace so that you can see what is happening on the 

> Did anyone tested iSCSI functionality in iPXE?

I test any iSCSI changes against LIO (aka targetcli) on latest Fedora. 
Standard tests include booting MS-DOS (which stress tests the INT 13 
API), Linux, and Windows.


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