Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: NDMP - Harmless Error Message 'Failed to open tape device (I/O error)' (Doc ID 2059942.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Storage 7310 Unified Storage System - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun Storage 7210 Unified Storage System - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun Storage 7110 Unified Storage System - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

NDMP daemon reporting 'Failed to open tape device (I/O error)'

Changes

 

Cause

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