All our saves use append, once the volume is full, it will auto select anther volume.
Production - 4 full nights on one volume.
R&D - 2 weeks on one volume.
Efficient use of volumes.
Also use BRMS AUTODUP feature, which only dups the latest save for off site.
From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jeff Crosby
Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 4:02 PM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: DUPTAP learned something new
After all these years I learned something new about the DUPTAP command.
There's a TOSEQNBR parm where you can say TOSEQNBR(*END) and it will add to the end of the destination tape. I have a number of archive tapes I decided to consolidate and that will make my life easier.
Since I learned something new, I can go home now. :)
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