Solaris 11 - What Are Tape Drive /dev/rmt/ dcbn Devices ? - DADP Digital Archive Data Protection - How to Disable DIV (Doc ID 2023369.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Solaris Operating System - Version 11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Starting Solaris 11 you can find new tape devices on /dev/rmt  with the letter d after the st device number

See this example for tape drive that corresponds to st instance 0

 

 

Solution

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