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Old 07-29-2008
how to use tar to retrieve all tape content


I use tar to backup the following programs:
tar -cvf /dev/rmt0.1 u04/devdb/log/arch
tar -cvf /dev/rmt0.1 u01/app/oracle/product/
tar -cvf /dev/rmt0 u01/app/oracle/product/

when I want to retrieve the tape content list with:
tar -tvf /dev/rmt0
it lists only the "u04/devdb/log/arch"

My question is how to list all content of the tape with a single command?

Victor Cheung
# 2  
Old 07-29-2008

tctl -f /dev/rmt0.1 fsf 1
tar -tvf /dev/rmt0

This should list:


Then try:

tctl -f /dev/rmt0.1 fsf 2
tar -tvf /dev/rmt0

This should list:


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