* [EMAIL PROTECTED] <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> [20040612 06:58]: wrote: > > I have added a Sony SDX-420 ATAPI tape drive to a FreeBSD 5.2.1-RELEASE system. > The tape successfully does a dump and restore on this system but when > the tape is taken to a Sony SDX-400 SCSI tape drive on a FreeBSD 4.7-RELEASE > system, restore insists that the tape blocks are 512 bytes and this is > not a multiple of 1024 (the tape was created with a -b 32).
Could this be something to do with differences in ufs2 and old time ufs? 5.2.1 uses ufs2. I am not sure if that is compatible with the old ufs in 4.x - and I am not expert on file systems either ;) Just blubbing around, to see if this might be a clue... -Wash http://www.netmeister.org/news/learn2quote.html -- +======================================================================+ |\ _,,,---,,_ | Odhiambo Washington <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Zzz /,`.-'`' -. ;-;;,_ | Wananchi Online Ltd. www.wananchi.com |,4- ) )-,_. ,\ ( `'-'| Tel: +254 20 313985-9 +254 20 313922 '---''(_/--' `-'\_) | GSM: +254 722 743223 +254 733 744121 +======================================================================+ I am more bored than you could ever possibly be. Go back to work. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"