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sdcli disk connect fails due to another connection from the same host

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Applies to

SnapDrive for Windows


  • sdcli disk connect fails with the following error.

Unable to connect to the LUN 
Error: igroup has initiators from other hosts. SnapDrive does not support this configuration.

  • Windows Application Event Log reports the following warning alert.

Source: SnapDrive
Event ID: 413
Message: Microsoft iSCSI Initiator Service is not in a running state.

  • There is a connection to the target of the command from another IP address of the same host.
  • The iSCSI Initiator Properties on the Windows host does not show the connection.


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