Subject: Re: rst0 and st0
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/30/2001 23:15:26
On Mon, Jan 29, 2001 at 10:54:57PM +0100, wrote:
> i found rst0, nrst0, nst0, st0 for my DAT tape drive
> first two i understand but what is buffered device for tape?

All devices are buffered. nst0 and st0 are non-unmounting devices I think.
Look at st(4).

> could i newfs and mount it???

No, this is not possible on sequencial devices.

Manuel Bouyer <>