Yes but in some cases if tapes go months etc being written over and over it may be worth mounting and checking if they are OK vs. finding out during restore If they cannot be read.
From: Rusty Major [mailto:rusty.major AT sungard DOT com] Sent: Thursday, June 21, 2012 7:10 PMTo: Justin Piszcz; veritas-bu AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT eduSubject: RE: [Veritas-bu] bpverify
Isn’t that what nightly backups are for? ;)
From: veritas-bu-bounces AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT edu [mailto:veritas-bu-bounces AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT edu] On Behalf Of Justin PiszczSent: Thursday, June 21, 2012 3:52 PMTo: veritas-bu AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT eduSubject: [Veritas-bu] bpverify
Was curious if anyone had written a bpverify script to periodically check and mount tapes?
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