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Re: [SLUG] Travan tapes under GNU/Linux (Debian Woody)



Erps... so for the mis-communication... I meant email list regarding tape drives, not a list of tape drives. :)

All the best...

Mike
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Lester Cheung <lcheung@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent by: Lester Cheung <lcheung@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

09/05/2003 12:50 AM

       
        To:        mkraus@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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        Subject:        Re: [SLUG] Travan tapes under GNU/Linux (Debian Woody)



any SCSI ones should work.

If you don't mind lower capacities 2nd ones are good and dirt cheap.

I have a Travan 8G. It works pretty well for my daily backups. (I use tar)


On Wed, May 07, 2003 at 03:51:59PM +1000, mkraus@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> G'day...
>
> Unfortunately, I've had no joy asking this question on this list. Can
> anyone recommend a linux tape drive list that may be appropriate?
>
> TIA...
>
> Mike
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> Michael S. E. Kraus
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> Capital Holdings Group (NSW) Pty Ltd
> p: (02) 9955 8000
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> "belfry@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <belfry
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> 06/05/2003 11:13 AM
> Please respond to mkraus
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>  
>         To:     slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
>         cc:
>         Subject:        [SLUG] Travan tapes under GNU/Linux (Debian Woody)
>
>
> G'day all...
>
> For our backups, we use Travan 20G tapes. However, as the drive operates
> in
> native mode, I can only fit 10G per tape.
>
> Does anyone know how I can set the drive in compressed mode under
> GNU/Linux
> so I can fit 20G per tape?
>
> TIA...
>
> Mike
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