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tape-creation [2018/09/02 19:47]
tape-creation [2018/09/02 19:49]
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 Restore files: **cpio -imdcuv -B < /dev/rmt/4** Restore files: **cpio -imdcuv -B < /dev/rmt/4**
-Other Amix tape commands: **mt retension** (re-tensions the tape by fast forwarding and rewinding it) and **mt rewind** (rewinds the tape). +Other Amix tape commands:  
- +  * re-tension the tape (by fast forwarding and rewinding it)**mt retension**  
-Zeroing out the tape (for 2.1 installation): **dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rmt/4hn bs=32k**  +  * rewind the tape: **mt rewind** 
-Zeroing out the tape (for other versions): **dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rmt/4n bs=32k**+  Zeroing out the tape ("format"), for 2.1 installation: **dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rmt/4hn bs=32k**  
 +  Zeroing out the tape ("format"), for other versions: **dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rmt/4n bs=32k**
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