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Re: Dell powervault 112T tape drive

Am Donnerstag, den  2. Februar hub Radhika folgendes in die Tasten:

> Hi,
> I have installed dell powervault 112t with debian fresh installation.
> Now i want to check if this powervault scsi is detected or not how can 
> i check if the tape drive is working i can use dd command to copy something 
> from my hard disk to tape drive 
> How to do this.

Does the device show up in /proc/scsi/scsi?

My Dell PV 132T shows up as the following:

$ cat /proc/scsi/scsi 
Attached devices: 
Host: scsi1 Channel: 00 Id: 00 Lun: 00
  Vendor: DELL     Model: PV-132T          Rev: 105D
  Type:   Medium Changer                   ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Host: scsi1 Channel: 00 Id: 01 Lun: 00
  Vendor: IBM      Model: ULTRIUM-TD1      Rev: 25D4
  Type:   Sequential-Access                ANSI SCSI revision: 03

> Which device it will detect /dev/nst0 or something else how to findout

Assuming the it's the first library found by the system, what does
# mtx -f /dev/sg0 status

# mtx -f /dev/sg0 status
  Storage Changer /dev/sg0:1 Drives, 22 Slots ( 0 Import/Export )
  Data Transfer Element 0:Empty
        Storage Element 1:Full :VolumeTag=000046                          
        Storage Element 2:Full :VolumeTag=000047  

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