Linux support for PowerVault 124T LTO-3 (PV01124L3)
rostetter at mail.utexas.edu
Thu Jan 4 10:31:09 CST 2007
Quoting Tino Schwarze <linux-poweredge.lists at tisc.de>:
> has anybody experience with the tape autoloader(s)?
Yes, but only DAT and DLT, not LTO. However, I do know the
124T LTO-3 works, as I've seen people on the amanda list using
> How do I access them from Linux?
Differs slightly for autoloaders and libraries. But generally you
can either access them like a normal tape drive and manually switch
the tapes, or you can use software like mtx to manage the autoloaders.
> Are they supported by, Amanda, Bacula etc.? What do you
> suggest for tape management?
Yes, you can use RHEL + mtx + Amanda just fine with that model.
No idea about Bacula, etc.
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