LTFS-LE: How to Remove a Logically Stuck Tape Without Rebooting (Doc ID 2062593.1)

Last updated on APRIL 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Library LTFS (Linear Tape File System) - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

There have been a couple bugs reported that involve having a side effect of having a volume left logically stuck or orphaned inside a tape drive.  The procedures below can be taken to recover the volume, without having to reboot the server.

Solution

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