Error: 'No Actor connected to drive [x, x, x, x]' Following Replacement Of Faulty Drive (Doc ID 2280604.1)

Last updated on JUNE 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle DIVArchive - Version 6.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

New tape drive offline with error

ERROR
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'No Actor connected to drive [x, x, x, x]'




STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Set tape drive to Online 'Y' in the Configuration Utility
2. Notify Manager
3. Monitor tape drive use and failure in the Control GUI

Changes

Tape drive was recently replaced with a new tape drive.

Cause

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