Sun StorageTek Storage Archive Manager (SAM-QFS) - Tape Drive is Off ; media changer reports no access (Doc ID 1586826.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 29, 2013

Applies to:

Sun QFS and Storage Archive Manager (SAM) - Version 3.5 to 5.3 [Release 3.0 to 5.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


The LTO tape drive went offline and because it's path could not be found, its media type changed from "li" to "tp'

The 'samu r' display below shows the failed drive (eq 53) having a 'type' of 'tp' instead of 'li' and with a 'state' of 'off'.  It also reports a 'status' of "media changer reports no access".

 

Changes

no known change

Cause

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