Did not include much information in my original post. For the moment, 
it appear that there was a DDS-4 tape mixed in with the DDS-3 tapes. 
Everytime the loader got to the DDS-4, it ejected the entire caddy. 
Removing this tape seemed to have corrected the error.

nme

>Was there some other sypmtom involved?  In the past, when I have 
>gotten that error, it was usually because the drive had not released 
>the tape properly.  It could also be a misreported error, or there 
>is a tape not loaded properly.
>
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>>Hello:
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>>I recently installed an HP DD3 Autoloader (external). It ran fine for
>>the first set of tapes. When the user installed the second set, the
>>drive started returning the following error:
>>
>>Loader for "HP DAT DDS-DC, SCSI 1:5" reported a hardware failure when
>>moving tapes.
>>
>>The script then pauses until it times out.
>>
>>Any ideas what this could be?
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