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Old 12-05-2008, 02:07 AM   #1
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format / erase data in tape


I have a tape drive that attached to the server , I use mt command could manage it , tar command to write data to it , could advise if I want to format the tape , or erase the data in the tape , what can i do ? thx
 
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Hi,

You could 'man mt' and 'man tar' to get some good information.

'Rute Tutorial & Exposition' backup section provides a good example.

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