Subject: Re: bin/2202: current mt corrupts tape archives when using `fsf`
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <Chris_G_Demetriou@NIAGARA.NECTAR.CS.CMU.EDU>
Date: 03/11/1996 18:45:06
> > >Description:
> > If you create a tar archive on a DAT tape, then want later add another one
> > using `mt -f /dev/nst0 fsf 1` the archive on the tape is trashed!
> Do you need to write an EOF mark after writing the tar?
I hope not! I've not had to do that on any other (UNIX-like) system