Using tar to run backups onto a tape device using cygwin

srikant veeraraghavan
Thu Oct 18 16:13:00 GMT 2012

I have tried using these...
tar -cf /dev/tape1 /cygdrive/c/StratfordData/30GB_Dataset/
tar -cf /TAPE0 /cygdrive/c/StratfordData/30GB_Dataset/

Not sure which one is right as all of them do not report any errors!

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