SCSI Tape (sa) coniguration

Bill Moran wmoran at
Mon Jun 30 15:30:37 PDT 2003

Forrest Aldrich wrote:
> I attached a basic 4mm tape drive (SCSI-2) to my system, which is 
> detected by the kernel.  But "mt" reports the device(s) are not 
> configured.    Here is "dmesg":
> sa0 at ahc1 bus 0 target 6 lun 0
> sa0: <HP C1537A L706> Removable Sequential Access SCSI-2 device
> sa0: 10.000MB/s transfers (10.000MHz, offset 15)
> I'm curious what the problem might be.

cd /dev && MAKEDEV sa

Does that help?

Bill Moran
Potential Technologies

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