Long tapes were never supported by IBM on any AS/400 tape drive. They worked on 3430 and 3422 from the System/38 era. Al Al Barsa, Jr. Barsa Consulting Group, LLC 400>390 914-251-1234 914-251-9406 fax http://www.barsaconsulting.com http://www.taatool.com "Andy Nolen-Parkhouse" To: <email@example.com> <aparkhouse@mediaon cc: e.net> Subject: RE: 7208 Sent by: midrange-l-admin@mi drange.com 12/13/01 12:41 PM Please respond to midrange-l I remember trying to use some longer tapes on a 1600/3200 drive at V1R1M0 (or whatever it was called then). This would consistently crash the entire machine. > Don't know if you will jabve a problem with the "tape lenght". I do know > that yeard ago on teh 9347 1/2" Reel (1600bpi/3200bpi) unit that it didn't > like tapes longer than 2400'. If you tried a 3600' tape it would end > shortly after it had processed 2400' of the tape. > > ...Neil _______________________________________________ This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l or email: MIDRANGE-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.
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