DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2006-09
Re: Default tar revisited
Joseph Garcia wrote:
> I guess there are other alternatives, but tape support would have been
> nice. I can always use gtar still. I guess I can also learn to use the
> alternatives (pax, etc) as well.
Or simply install gtar from pkgsrc.
> P.S. I have this Compaq autochanger tape library. Anyone ever use and
> autochanger on BSD before?
Sure. I once used a 12-slot DDS autochanger with FreeBSD
(the changer appeared as /dev/ch0, which was supported by
Amanda etc.). I still have a DDS2 drive at home -- without
autochanger, though -- which I use to backup important
stuff once in a while (in addition to CD-R and hot-swap
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