Subject: Re: bin/2202: current mt corrupts tape archives when using `fsf`
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: None <Chris_G_Demetriou@NIAGARA.NECTAR.CS.CMU.EDU>
List: netbsd-bugs
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
i've used!