Oracle HSM - sam-stagerd Message 19017: Cannot stage from volume ( errno 16 - Device busy )

(Doc ID 2040977.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 4.0 to 6.0 [Release 4.0 to 6.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When a user tries to stage back a file, the stager initially shows that it is going to use the Copy 1 tape, only to have the tape name replaced by the copy 2 tape, which is not in the robot.  'sls -D' on the file being staged shows there are no flags on the copy 1 tape that would prevent it from being staged. 'samcmd v | grep ' shows the volume as available.

sam-stagerd trace shows errors like these:



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