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HSM - WARNING 'tapeclean' is deprecated and will be ignored - auto-clean feature (Doc ID 2625869.1)

Last updated on APRIL 20, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 6.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When running the new defaults.conf with tapeclean = on, sam-fsd -v will generate the message below (or it will be seen in /var/adm/messages):

WARNING 'tapeclean' is deprecated and will be ignored


Auto-cleaning will not be done by HSM anymore and drives that need cleaning will remain with cleaning flag on


 As a change, the below line was added to defaults.conf:


tapeclean = all autoclean on logsense on


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