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I have used ioscan -fnC tape and the system identified the tape drive. what is the command to show a listing of what is on the tape? I have used ls /dev/rmt/rmt0 to no avail. can anyone help?
Thanks in advance (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: Randydog
Linux admin here, forced to use Opensolaris to try to use ufsdump/ufsrestore to get some data of some old tapes.
I've got Opensolaris 2009.06 on x86 and a Sony SDX-700V.
As a "control" experiment, I booted the system with a Linux live CD and the tape drive worked perfectly.
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Discussion started by: eddy_sysad
I want to take backup of files older than 20 days from a directory onto a tape drive on remote machine on Solaris.
The files are of format abc-20100301000000.gz on my local machine.
I know the below commands for searching files older than x days and command for backup procedure.
solar1 #... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: jyothi_wipro
I have tape drive in one Lpar. when i saw that time tape is in defined state. After that i deleted the tape drive using the rmdev -R command. Then fired the cfgmgr -v command. But I am not getting the tape drive. Now the drive is even not in defined state also. It is not shown the tape drive. How... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pernasivam
5. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I've starting playing with a tape drive for the first time. Its a new one, an IBM Ultrium LTO 4. After initially copying a file to the tape with tar cvf /dev/st0 /root/dummy, all subsequent files appended take an increasing amount of time with tar rvf /dev/st0 /root/dummyX. Is it normal for each... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jeriryan87
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
We have 2 UNIX machines,
1.HP-UX 11i where oracle database running on it.
2.AIX 5 with Ultrium LTO3 tape drive connected.
My query is, i want to send oracle database archive files from HP machine to the tape drive which connected on AIX machine, everyday.
These files should be appended.
I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yashdbad
I have problem with copying files from tape drive.
The contents of tape:
silverman# tcopy /dev/sa1
file 0: block size 10240: 21 records
file 0: eof after 21 records: 215040 bytes
file 1: block size 10240: 20712 records
file 1: eof after 20712 records: 212090880 bytes
file 2:... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: d3m00n
Server 1 - Sun Solaris 5.8 sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-480R with attached DLT tape drive /dev/rmt/0n
Server 2 - Old DG-UX box which has restore command on it compatible with the files on the backyup tape - backed up with dump2
Server 3 - Sun solaris 5.9 sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-V490 with lots of free space... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: lindab