It works.  We use it.  Magstar 3570s shared via a switch.  Not the best
design, but cheaper than another device.

Justin C. Haase
Midrange Systems Engineer - Kingland Systems Corporation
1401 - 6th Avenue South - Clear Lake, IA 50428 USA
IBM Certified AS/400 Systems Administrator
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-----Original Message-----
From: Andy Nolen-Parkhouse []
Sent: Wednesday, December 12, 2001 7:43 AM
Subject: RE: 7208

I have seen IBM SCSI tape drives shared between two AS/400's using a
SCSI switch from Black Box.  It didn't make me feel warm and fuzzy, but
it did work.

Andy Nolen-Parkhouse

> I don't think you can attatch an AS/400 7208 to any other device.  But
> I am shot down in flames on this one, I'll at least advice you that it
> uses a SCSI2 interface, so you'll have to have one of them before you
> start...
> Steven Donnellan
> AS/400 Systems Manager
> IBM Certified Specialist - AS/400 Professional Operator
> Simon Jersey Ltd

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