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Re: Linux Filesystem on a DAT Tape ?????

On Thu, 08 Jul 1999 10:39:02 +0200, Horst Wetzel wrote:
> I have a SS10 with a DAT tape connected. 
> Is it possible to put a filsystem on the tape so that I can mount it
> like a floppy???

No. You need a block device for a filesystem. A tape drive is a character


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