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Linux and iSCSI Initiator

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I am new to Linux. I have setup a Ubuntu server. Then I installed the iSCSI. Then I ran this command

sudo iscsiadm -m discovery -t st -p 10.100.0.98

This found the iSCSI no problem. Then I ran this command.

sudo iscsiadm -m node --login
I then get this error.

iscsiadm: initiator reported error (19 - encountered non-retryable iSCSI login failure)

I am not sure where to put the login credentials.

Please help... Thanks!!
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I ran this command
iscsiadm -m node --targetname "iqn.2010-09.com.phdvirtual:6eb3206a-0e0c-4d73-83aa-4c366af46b" --portal "10.100.0.98:3260" --login

I got this
Could not lock discovery DB: /run/lock/iscsi/lock.write: Permission denied iscsiadm: no records found!

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Are you running it as root?

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OK I did it now with sudo and I get this

no records found!

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ok, did you run all previous commands with CHAP, node.session.auth.authmethod etc sucessfully ?

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There is no CHAP on the target do you still have to use it. How does that work?

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From your previous inputs I thought you are trying to login, so to login to the target usually CHAP mechanism is used.

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Yes there is no CHAP at all being used. So what do you think the issue is?

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