> > Hi once again,
> > I have tried to read tape in raw format (tapedump, dd and cat /dev/nrStp0),
> > but always I have got "end of media" at the beginning of the tape.
> > I suppose there is SCO driver for SCSI tape incompatibility.
> > x86 Solaris 2.4 with my HP C1533 can find data on the tape like HP/UX.
> What backup software are you using and (I don't have your original post
> in front of me) what version of SCO. Is OSR5, there is a tape driver
> supplement and possibly some new drivers in AHS 5.1. You might also
> check out the Problems and SOlutions Database at sosco.sco.com (telnet).
> (I use QIC and shared my experience with a command line flag for cpio as
> a long shot. I have no experience with DAT drives, HP or otherwise.)
C1533 DAT is the block mode. HP/SUN is using the DAT via the variable
block mode, SCO the fixed block length. You could change the jumpers
on HP C1533 - but I do not know if OS5 is supporting the variable block