Bill Colwell [SMTP:bcolwell AT DRAPER DOT COM] wrote:
> TAPEIOBUFS came in with 3.7. All my storage pools are
> on stk 9840s but they are emulating 3490's. I have tapeiobufs set
> to 9 anyway; after the storage pools were in use, we
> got some 9840's in 3590 mode. I hoped that I could do the dbb
> to the 3590s and it would be faster but it wasn't.
Just out of curiosity, why do you have the 9840s emulating 3490s and 3590s?
Is there an advantage to doing this, or is it just for compatibility with
The reason I ask is because I am in the throes of setting up a new
implementation with STK 9840s (in a Powderhorn) and I don't know a lot about