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ppthan
February 7th, 2007, 05:45 AM
I would like to use a backup server running Debian Sarge and Amanda with either one of the following Exabyte autoloaders:
* VXA-172 PacketLoader Packet Tape Autoloader,
* VXA-320 PacketLoader Tape Autoloader.

Has anyone tried either of these configurations? If so, what was your experience?

paddy
February 8th, 2007, 11:40 AM
Amanda works with Exabyte tape loaders. Please check in amanda-user list
archives for user experiences with Exabyte tape autoloaders

Please use chg-zd-mtx changer.

Paddy

gerhard10
August 23rd, 2007, 12:23 AM
Hi,

we use VXA320 with amanda and freebsd
the tape works fine for 3-4-5 weeks.
if we reboot the server with tape inside the tapedrive
we got a amanda error "out of tape".
we save only 56GB data on the tape.

any idea

many thanks

Gerhard