Variable-blocksize tapes -- fixed!

Chris Faylor
Thu Jan 6 16:11:00 GMT 2000

On Thu, Jan 06, 2000 at 03:04:49PM -0600, Ethan Larson wrote:
>Search the mailing list archive for "tape," and a weakness in NT becomes
>apparent: problems with variable-blocksize tapes. 
>I have solved this problem in Visual Basic with Win32 API calls, and I was
>wondering if I might be able to help out and get Cygwin's dd working with
>variable-blocklength tapes. 
>Thanks for your time. 

Sure.  This is an open-source project.  Just make sure that you are using
the most up-to-date snapshot.


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