I try to run the ‘Media Label’ to call the tape a name, but still get same error? The tape drive and tapes are brand new. Do you have a link to the Dell software utility? Mon Jan 28, I currently have a replacement drive shipping from Dell, should arrive tomorrow, however this will be the second time we’ve replaced the drive for this sort of thing, so I’m not terribly optimistic.
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Misc by Antuan Goodwin Apr 25, Badkup Data is one of the manufacturers who reports the true soft error rate and doesn’t hide it. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.
Backup Exec & LTO2 Tapes – how to add?!! – VOX
By changing some buffer settings for the tape drive and installing various firmware and drivers update, I was able to reduce the soft write error count to about 30, per job.
If not try this. Mon Jan 28, 1: Try that, and post back with an update I try to run the ‘Media Label’ to call the tape a name, but still get same error? Jobs seem to complete OK, but I’ve always wondered if all the soft errors were “normal.
BackupExec 11d – What is an acceptable amount of “soft write errors” for LTO-2?
Originally posted by ksanchez Check the tape drive users manual for bac,up specific cleaning instructions. I suggest contacting Dell support or seeing if they have a diagnostic tool you can run.
What are leading technology specialists saying? It part of the LTO standard. The last line, This drive is setup to create bootable media on overwrite jobswill only show if a bootable tape drive is attached to bxckup server. Support Knowledge Base Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.
Solved: Catalog of a LTO2 tape – VOX
As I’m scratching my head to determine the reason for the performance drop, my first question is:. Originally posted by Uberstein: Yeah, you’ll see about 40, errors or so. Jan 22, Posts: Jun 21, Posts: The tape drive is currently configured in BackupExec with a block size of 64K, buffer size of 1M, buffer count of 20, and high water count of Please note that this document is a translation from English, and may have been machine-translated.
Misc by Wayne Cunningham Aug 26, This should be an easy one, and for me, am having a thick moment Solved Go to solution. Email Required, but never shown.
Click on the Configuration tab Figure 1. When i put these new Sony ones in, BE shows a yellow question mark in the media screen as opposed to backp up as LTO Lasted 12 mins, then shows failed Have tried Name the media, add to daily backup set, etc As I’m scratching my head to determine the reason for the performance drop, my first badkup is: And are you using symantec device drivers or the OEM ones? I found a procedure for running a diagnostic on the drive itself, which I plan to do.