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i just built an Openindiana/Napp-it box and i dont really want to get into Solaris ldap client setup. Does it sound doable to create a linux vm, set up samba on it, then connect to an iscsi target coming from the napp-it box and share it out thru samba?



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Short answer: Yes – Sven Apr 15 '13 at 16:20
one word with huge smile impact. thanks! – RonFish Apr 15 '13 at 16:27
It's called a NAS Gateway and you can find many expensive such devices available from major vendors. – Steve-o Apr 15 '13 at 17:07
i started down this road and started seeing max size limitations for a LUN. not sure where to go from here. – RonFish May 7 '13 at 21:07

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