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SAM-QFS: Recycle Guidelines and Explanation (Doc ID 1006139.1)

Last updated on MARCH 03, 2017

Applies to:

Sun QFS and Storage Archive Manager (SAM) - Version 4.6 to 5.3 [Release 4.0 to 5.0]
All Platforms


The recycle process reclaims tape space taken up by expired data in the library.

In many cases the recycle process is not fully understood and as a result not implemented until too many tapes become 100% full of expired and active data.

The recycle process should be part of the implementation of SAM-FS.


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