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ACSLS - SL150 Cannot Be Detected By ACSLS After the Server Is Rebooted (Doc ID 1616116.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2022

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Auto Cartridge Sys Lib SW (ACSLS) - Version 8.2 to 8.5.1 [Release 8.0]
StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)


A new SL150 tape library is connected to the server and is run for ACSLS 8.2 to detect the tape library.

However, whenever the server is rebooted, ACSLS is not able to detect SL150. has to be run again.

The special character file:


is missing after reboot (and re-created after

That same ACSLS server also has a L700 library connected the same way, through the same FC HBA. The issue does not appear with the L700.


New SL150 library configured with ACSLS


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