"Thankyou very much. I would explore the Offline File Notification Manager as you suggested.
Additionally, are there any logs on the MDC that can help me see the read instructions being generated?
"Hi, unfortunately StorageManager doesn't track what Client/Application calls for a read of the File.
So installing the Offline File Notifcation Manager on Windows and Mac OSX Plattforms, will help to avoid unnessary retrievals caused by…"
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this might be because file could have been moved or deleted. You can use fsrecover to check if files have been deleted. You would be able to fsrecvoer them agian as long as the databse hasnt been cleaned.
"Hi Joe, this can be indeed due to Filemark missing or "broken tape", this is causing a byte by byte scan which can take a very long time. So just let it finish and run the fsmedscan in the background. Rgds
Hi. I’m working with a Quantum i6k System with Stornext GUI.I’ve experienced that the Tape Drives are continuously mounting several tapes. These tapes are completely full (F0_LTO_MIGRATE class), so no writing can occur. And the data stored in those tapes was not accessed/read by the users.Those tapes were offlined to see if the data retrieval occurs. It did stop the Tape Drive to unnecessarily mount such tapes. But admin alerts/action are generated in Stornext GUI showing that Stornext still…See More
I don't have the CLI try-run for my version of Stornext which is 4.7.2
Can please advise me any other way to copy all data from the Tape back to Storage quickly.
I really really need help for this .... Pls help"