I thought I had answered this before, but AFAIK, dump just doesn't support multiple volumes. You'll either need to get a higher capacity tape drive, resize your partitions, or use another backup utility.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Bob Collins" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Friday, July 18, 2003 6:19 PM Subject: Cron job dump requires tape change > I hope I am not asking a NewB question, but I read through dump and cron > and see no obvious way to run a nightly dump through cron AND allow user > intervention to change the tape. > > I am running a DDS2 tape drive and trying to backup around 12GB. The tape > runs to the end, issues the end of tape, and then dump fails. > > TIA > Bob > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"