SAM-QFS & ACSLS: After Physical Relocation of Tape Library, SAMFS No Longer Able to Mount Tapes (Doc ID 1984079.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Sun QFS and Storage Archive Manager (SAM) - Version 4.0 to 5.4 [Release 4.0 to 5.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The L700 tape library was moved to another site, during which the library was emptied of tapes before the move and then re-stock the tape back into the library by hand.
This effectively changed the home location of most, if not all, the tapes in the library.

SAMFS is showing these mount failure errors:

 

Changes

The L700 tape library was moved to another site, during which the library was emptied of tapes before the move and then re-stock the tape back into the library by hand.
This effectively changed the home location of most, if not all, the tapes in the library.

Cause

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