AS/400 - 9840 Drive Shows as Device *TAP Instead of Type 3590

(Doc ID 1016909.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek 9840 Tape Drive - Version Not Applicable and later
All Platforms

AS/400
The AS/400 command WRKDEVD tape_device_name is used to display the device type.
Emulation
Device type



Symptoms

9840 Drive Shows as Device *TAP Instead of Type 3590.
9840 Drive shows up on AS/400 as device type *TAP instead of device type 3590.
9840 not identified correctly on AS/400.
9840 device type incorrect.

Changes

{CHANGE}

Cause

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