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I am trying to use this command to eject the tape
mt -f /dev/rmt/0 unload
but it gives me error
mt -f /dev/rmt/0 unload
mt: 0511-575 unload is not a recognized subcommand.
Usage: mt Subcommand
Valid subcommands are:
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Discussion started by: filosophizer
The machine I'm working on is an AIX 5.3 LPAR running on a P650. oslevel -r shows 5300-08. I'm trying to take a backup to a SCSI tape drive, which has been working up until this point. I know of nothing that has changed recently to cause this problem. But when I try to take a... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: need2bageek
Dear all experts,
I have a LTO3 tape drive and thinking of upgrade to LTO4 drive.
Before we proceed to upgrade, I have 1 question to ask.
As I will use the backup tape to restore into other server (pSeries p550), I have the problem of if I backup in LTO4 tape in future, how can I restore the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kwliew999
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I've been sent a file by a client that has no dot extension, which I'm told should be a MSSQL7 database with information I need to get out and ultimately export for upload to another system. My issue is that I have no idea what to do with this file. The properties indicate it's a Unix executable... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: buccacom
when I do a tape status /dev/rStp0 I get the following on a new tape and I have tried several:
Status : ready beginning-of-tape
soft errors : 0
hard errors: 2
My BackupEdge has stopped backing up my system because it asks for a new volume yet my total system data is under 20... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: psytropic
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We have acquired a business (UNIX system) and inherited data which is on SDLT tapes. We'd like to read this data and save it in Windows format, if possible.
Anyone in the know on how to do that, if feasible?
Please give your suggestions.
Regards (2 Replies)
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Hi there: I'm new here
Can anyone help me:
I have DS15 Alpha server : Unix 5.1B
Now i need to connect a DLVT VS80 1U Rackmount Tape Drive unit.
What is the exact comman to mount the DLTape IV??
How do i make backuo @ copy file to the tape?
Thanx to all (0 Replies)
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I' using a sun solaris server, I would like to known if there is the possibility to control how many space is free on a tape and how I can delete a single file on a tape.
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An ultrium 2 tape was sent to our site to extract the data.
The problem is that they did not send instructions on how it was backed up, block size, etc.
Since then I found out that they used the DD command.
I tried running the following but it extracted only 3 lines worth of data.
It appears... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: osuna