LTO3 tape drive not detected
Julian H. Stacey
jhs at berklix.com
Thu Jun 23 17:19:33 UTC 2011
Adam Vande More wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 9:35 AM, Joe in MPLS <joe at gracenpeace.net> wrote:
> > The system sees the SCSI controller as mpt0, and it seems to know there's
> > something at SCSI ID 4, but I get an "AutoSense Failed" for hba/id/lun 0:4:0
> > at boot and subsequent camcontrol rescans.
> > I checked the supported hardware doc for the release but it doesn't get
> > very specific about tape drives. This is my first experience with LTO3 tape.
> > I was hoping that I'd automagically get a /dev/sa0 device like I always did
> > with my old DLT drives but it wasn't to be this time.
> > Is there a way to make this drive work?
> I don't the answer to your question, it's been quite some time since I
> worked with a tape drive. Off-topic question, what type of capacities to
> tapes support now days?
> I think think you may have more luck posting this question to a different
> list, stable@ is the one that comes to mind for me.
Could also ask on scsi at freebsd.org
Julian Stacey, BSD Unix Linux C Sys Eng Consultants Munich http://berklix.com
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