Error event ID 5 is logged in the System log on a computer that uses the iSCSI Software Initiator to connect to an iSCSI target device
On a computer that uses the iSCSI Software Initiator to connect to an iSCSI target device, the following Error event may be logged in the System log periodically or when the computer starts:
Log Name: System Source: iScsiPrt Date: 05.02.2009 15:02:31 Event ID: 5 Task Category: None Level: Error Keywords: Classic User: N/A Computer: bman.clusterhome.com Description: Failed to setup initiator portal. Error status is given in the dump data.
Note: This issue may occur in all versions of Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008.
For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB972107.