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Re-labelling of tapes best practice

banched

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We have TSM 5.1.1 on W2K server, with DR module. We have Storagetek L80 library with LTO tapes.



Our problem is that due to a mix-up with barcode labels, the labelling system on our tapes is a mess, and we need to re-label most of the tapes, all of which have been used at some point, or are currently in the library assigned to stg pools.



What is the best practise as regards re-labelling tapes, and checking them back in to the library?
 

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