Larry,correct files need to be at the beginning, this is likely where you ere
Currently doing that.
Here's another tip.
Use 4 drives on a system save to minimize the down window.
Once complete, 4 AUTODUPs dup and append the 4 volumes to one volume.
Now you have the entire system save on 1 single volume.
From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 10:22 PM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: DUPTAP learned something new
'ish'. WHat I mean by that is for the thing to be bootable all the
to 1 and that's if the old ones are mostly full!!
If you think about it, old tapes to new tapes you can often get 10 or more
moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.
- Larry "DrFranken" Bolhuis
On 6/17/2014 4:47 PM, Bryan Dietz wrote:
Be aware that you cannot "consolidate" SAVSYS tapes. they must start--
at seq #1.
Jeff Crosby said the following on Tue, 6/17/2014 4:02 PM:
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. :)
This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing
list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe,
unsubscribe, or change list options,
or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please take a
This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2014 by MIDRANGE dot COM and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available here. If you have questions about this, please contact