SUMMARY: Tape Array Backup

From: Adriano Lacerda (
Date: Tue Apr 20 1999 - 08:46:08 CDT

Thanks to Thor Newman, Ronald Loftin and Raviprasad.
I will Try the "shuffle" program.

Thanks again

Adriano Lacerda

I don't know about that exact model, but Amanda is a freeware
backup/jukebox controller that might be what you're looking for.
Here is the dist name:
You can find it at under SPARC 2.6 Packages

Thor Newman

The Digital TZ885 is an OEM product from ATL. You could probably download
a Web based admin tool from their web site. Check this out


Try the "shuffle" program. We are using it here with Quantum DLT-4700
units. Here's the URL.

Ronald Loftin E-mail:

On Mon, 19 Apr 1999, Adriano Lacerda wrote:

> Hello Gurus
> I have one Digital tz885 to make backup,
> Digital offers a "Robot software" to work with this hardware
> but what I need is one command line
> that I can use to advance to the next tape when the cpio command
> request to change the tape
> or any other software that is freeware.
> I am working with solaris 2.6
> Will summarize.
> Thanks.
> Adriano Lacerda

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.2 : Fri Sep 28 2001 - 23:13:18 CDT