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How To: Mac OS X Snow Leopard TimeMashine over iSCSI NetApp


Here I will provide successfully solution how to make Backup disk for Mac OS X 10.6 "Snow Leopard" over iSCSI LUN from NetAPP.

Following this instruction:
1) downloading iSCSI initialization for Mac OS X 10.5x
globalSAN_3.3.0.43.dmg.zip
2) Unzip and mount it by diskutil and install "globalSAN iSCSI 3.3.0 Installer.mpkg" by double click, following the installation instruction at the end is necessary to rebook Mac for installing iSCSI kernel extension.
3) After Mac restarted, open "System Preferences" – > "globalSAN iSCSI" ( in Studio Network solutions ).
4) goto to preferences tab and copy the "Initiator Name". Example: " iqn.2005-03.com.sns:mac-osx-mac-pro"
5) Now connecting to the NetApp command line interface and execute bellow commands:

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