LTO tape and StorageWorks PowerVault auto-changers
casey at scottmail.org
Thu Feb 4 12:19:40 UTC 2021
Amanda may be worth a look. It should support jukeboxes, though my "library" is virtual (file based) tapes but I also use it with LTOs with a non-changing LTO tape drive.
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From: "Frank Leonhardt" <frank2 at fjl.co.uk>
To: "freebsd-questions" <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 4, 2021 2:26:09 AM
Subject: Re: LTO tape and StorageWorks PowerVault auto-changers
On 03/02/2021 21:47, Frank Leonhardt wrote:
> Before I re-invent something that exists but I simply don't know about
> it, is anyone else using LTO tape on FreeBSD, especially with HP
> StorageWorks or Dell PowerVault juke boxes?
I asked the same on FreeBSD Forums, and a kind person called "Jose"
pointed this out:
"It looks like the way to manage medium changers in Freebsd is
I also know that there's at least one person that successfully uses
Bacula with a medium changer in Freebsd
Adding a tape library to Bacula – Dan Langille's Other Diary"
chio is the think I was looking for, but it's not mentioned in the
documentation and you can't find it unless you know what you're looking
for - it's not even in the "See Also" section for mt.
I'm now pushing on with some new documentation for the modern world of
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