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From: Barry.SCHWARTZ@...
Subject: Re: initio seen, mt -f doesn't work
Date: Thu, 8 Dec 2005 13:24:21 -0600
Gavin Seddon <gavin.m.seddon@...> skribis:
> I have a scsi tape with an initio controller.  'dmesg' sees initio 360p.
> But when I use mt I get
> ' mt -f /dev/st0 eject
> /dev/st0: No such device or address'
> Where will the tape be?
> Thanks.

If it is an external tape drive, make sure to have it turned on when
you boot, especially if you have SCSI tape support compiled into the
kernel. You can turn it off after booting, if you want; that's what I
do.


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