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Re: [SLUG] sending rewind and retension commands to tape

On Fri, 29 Sep 2000, Ian Ward wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have an array of different tape drives that I can plug into my system (8mm
> Exabyte, 4mm DAT and QIC 250Meg)
> I use the 'eject -q /dev/st0" command but I'm wondering wot you guys (and
> gals) use for the control commands such as "erase" "retention" "set density"
> "wfm (write file mark)" etc...

Try mt

- James
James Morris