On iSCSI initiators, isciadm is unable to bind to aliased interfaces

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • When using iscsiadm on an iSCSI initiator, on a system where network aliasing is used to declare multiple IP addresses, connections will fail with messages similar to
iscsiadm: Could not bind connection 0 to eth1:0

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

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