mt and tar fail on LTO-5 drives

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Aug 20 14:44:00 GMT 2013

On Aug 20 16:06, bartels wrote:
> On 08/20/2013 03:32 PM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >On Aug 20 13:57, bartels wrote:
> >>)
> >>
> >>
> >>Thanks, I think we can close this one!
> >Glad to read that.  You could do me a favor, though.  At the moment I
> >have no tape drive on any Windows machine for testing.  Can you please
> >test the new `partseek' command in mt 2.4.0 which I announced a couple
> >of minutes ago and see if it does what it advertises in `man mt'?
> >
> >
> Sure. How long does it take to propagate to the mirrors?
> All I see is

Depends on the mirror.

> And would that be experimental, or current?

2.4.0 is current now.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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