I remember we asked once to backup a fairly important file to tape. Instead, SA copied the tape device over the file. Boy, I couldn't stop laughing. :D On 7/6/07, Keith Moore <kmoore@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Unix admin had the backup tape writeable and had the tape drive configured so that when a tape was put in the drive, it was automatically formatted for the next backup.
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