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Re: [K12OSN] Tape drive....does it need an entry in fstab ?



And how can I find out what /dev/? my tape drive . . .is?

I have never been able to make my tape driv work, either. . .

DS

> My understanding is that the fstab is for block devices only, whereas
tape
> drives are raw devices. Hence 'tar'ing directly to to /dev/nst0 (or
> whatever) rather than a mount point.
> Somebody more knowledgeble, please correct me if I'm grieviously wrong
here.
> 
> -Dan Young
> -Parkrose School District
> 
> > Hi all,
> >
> > Does the tape drive require an entry in fstab to work correctly?
> >
> > cheers,
> > Bert
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