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Old 08-03-2001, 08:08 AM   #1
freemancr
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Unhappy SCSI tape backup problem


I am attempting to TAR to my SCSI tape drive on /DEV/ST0. I runng the command

tar cvf /dev/st0 /etc

I see the files on the screen and the tape drive light blinking as if something was happening.

Then, when it is done, I type in

tar df /dev/st0

to look at the files on the tape, but all I get for each file is

Warning: can not stat: no such file or directory.

This happend for every file. I can not figure out what is wrong.

Thanks

Rob
 
  


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