Re: ftape and errors
On Wed, 09 Apr 1997 14:47:54 PDT Ken Gaugler (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> During a dump I noticed these messages in /var/messages:
> Apr 9 13:17:18 keng-ppp kernel:  ftape-write.c (write_segment)
> - warning: 1 hard error(s) in written segment.
> Is there a procedure under Linux to scan the tape and refresh or
> update the bad sector map? No manpages here for ft or ftape.
The very latest (beta) ftape does formatting/verifying under linux.
Have a look at: