Monday, December 31, 2007

how to eject a tape

# mt -f /dev/rmt/0 offline

or
# mt -f off works also

2 Comments:

Blogger esofthub said...

If you have a 2nd or 3rd tape drive, you will need to use the -f flag. No need for the default instance, 0.

# mt /dev/rmt/0 offline
# mt -f /dev/rmt/1 offline
# mt -f /dev/rmt/2 offline

6:26 PM  
Blogger DeanLee said...

thanks Roy

10:11 PM  

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