Subject: Re: dump -a with DLT4000
To: john heasley <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/11/2004 13:21:39
On Thu, Dec 09, 2004 at 07:03:57PM -0800, john heasley wrote:
> Has anyone had success with dump -a to a DLT4000? This is my first attempt
> using -a with this drive. dump is bailing and offering only to options to
> abort or restart.
> dump -0u -b 126 -a -f /dev/nrst0 /dev/rld0f
> dump(8) indicates that some cartridge drives to not recognize EOM properly;
> wondering if this drive really is affected or if I just have a ghetto tape.
Did you use 'mt eew 1' first ? the st driver has this turned off by default.
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference