How does it fail? Does it say the drive is busy or the tape is write protected?
We're having a similar problem on a J50- it will run a backup, but when we run a
mksysb (AIX 4.3) it thinks the drive is busy.
> We have an RS6000 520 running AIX 3.2.5
> We can do data backup to our 1/4" IBm tape drive, but the mkinsttape program
> fails when we try to do a system backup...Has anyone any ideas?
> Many thanks
egrep -v '(celery|broccoli|spinach)' /dev/plate|\
cat - /dev/beer_can|chew|swallow 2>/dev/burp|\
digest 2>/dev/fart >/dev/toilet\