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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 have HP Openview storage data protector version 5.5. When I am going to write my backup I have an error message saying "Connot Open Device /dev/rmt/0mn"
Follownig is my output:
# ls -l /dev/rmt/0mn
crw-rw-rw- 2 bin bin 205 0x080140 Jan 17 16:41 /dev/rmt/0mn
# uname -a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: hellozishan
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i installed a unix tape drive on my alphaserver. when i use a mt command it tells me there is no tape or device.
I have used the hardware manager and it shows the tape is present.
Can anyone help me understand why it cannot pick up the tape as a default? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ryks
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
6. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Knoppix, latest distribution is what I am using.
I have a DDS2 tape drive. Recognised in Windows, etc.
Cannot see it in UX/Lux.
How do I mount it?
How do I copy the data from the tape to another partition?
What I need to do is transfer the contents of the DDS2 tape onto DVD.
Simple. ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rockgeek
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Trying to set up AMANDA on my linux machine, with the DDS-3 HP Tape drive. Am having problems, in my amanda.conf it doesn't like /dev/st0 or /dev/st0nr and I need to have it as non rewinding, is there another command/params i can give it for the tape drive to be non rewinding? I'm trying to use... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kymberm
does anyone know how I can make an automatic backup of files to a tape drive under UNIX. I have so many commands, I don't know which goes where. I have commands for the task scheduler, Cron and other unix commands. Please help. Very Urgent. Thanks (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Cute