• Subject: RE: 3570 and 3490 via one 6501 ?
  • From: Maurice Langeveld <MauriceLa@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 16 Dec 1997 07:54:26 +0100

We had the same problem, we also could not connect two 3570 to one 6501,
IBM could not solve this problem, so right now we have two 6501 with one
3570.

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>From:  Cotes, Steven[SMTP:cotess@data-io.com]
>Sent:  vrijdag 5 december 1997 2:50
>To:    'MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com'
>Subject:       3570 and 3490 via one 6501 ?
>
>Hello,
>I have on order a 3570 B11 that I need to connect to both
>our new S20 and our existing 310.
>The 310 is currently connected to our 3490 with a 6501.
>
>The System Handbook says that the 6501 can support
>both tape devices and that it can support up to 2 tape
>units. It also says that a 6501 can drive 2 9337 DASD
>Units, but that you cannot have both DASD and tape
>being controlled by one 6501.
>
>I had planned on both the 3490 and the 3570 connecting
>to the 310 with the one 6501. It needs to be able to control
>them at the same time for DUPTAP processing.
>Today our CE dropped by and expressed some concern
>that the 6501 might not be able to control 2 different
>kinds of tape devices simultaneously. He is going to
>make some calls and check.
>
>Is anyone doing this ?
>Has anyone had problems with 6501s and 2 different
>tape devices ?
>
>TIA,
> -Steve Cotes
> -cotess@data-io.com
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