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Move Tape Library

Discussion in 'Tape / Media Library' started by Metitloup, Dec 11, 2012.

  1. Metitloup

    Metitloup Newcomer

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    Dears,

    We're about to move into a new building and the society in charge of it asks me to empty the ts3310 from all his tapes.

    Is it a better way to do that stuff, I mean is it better to check out and check in (which is very time eater) or can I open the library, remove all tapes from the library and put them back after the move and perform an audit library... and the magic goes on?

    Thanks in advance
     
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  3. moon-buddy

    moon-buddy ADSM.ORG Moderator

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    Shutdown the TSM server - but backup the DB first - open the library, empty it out, move the library and load back the tapes. Start the TSM server and run an audit.
     
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    chad_small ADSM.ORG Moderator

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    Yep Moon-Buddy is correct, an audit works better.
     

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