Oracle HSM (SAM-QFS): How to Make a Tape Drive Unavailable and Offline for Maintenance
Last updated on MARCH 07, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 4.0 to 5.3 [Release 4.0 to 5.0]
There is a need from time to time to make a tape drive unavailable to SAM-FS. This document will assist in accomplishing that.
The System Administrator will make the tape drive unavailable for several reasons:
- To test/verify a tape drive or piece of media status
- There is a need to verify tape drive order in the tape library
- There is a need to use the tape drive for other purposes.
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