Tape Re-Initialization: T10000T2 Tapes Cannot be Read/Written by the T10000D Tape Drive type (Doc ID 2291512.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle DIVArchive - Version 7.3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 7.3.1 version, RobotManager

New tapes are initialized as T10000D and when they are first loaded into the Tape Drive type T10000C got stuck with the following error:

ERROR
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Error: Tape device is out of order: [Actor: {actor name}, Drive: {drive name}: actor returned: Drive is not accessible [Incorrect function]
Tape mounted in drive does not belong to DIVA system: clear it first. [Expected: XYZ - Found: actor returned: XYZ]
An error occurred on tape [I/O error, label error...] : actor returned: XYZ


In the system there are:
4 x Tape Drives (T10000C) - Read / Write
6 x Tape Drives (T10000D) - Only Read


Changes

 New T10000 T2 tapes inserted into the Library.

Cause

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