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dsk/vg name minor# Associated disks/mountpoints 2 v /dev/vg00 0x00 /dev/disk/disk3_p2 /dev/vg00/lvol1 /stand 2 /dev/vg00/lvol2 /dev/vg00/lvol3 / 2 /dev/vg00/lvol4 /home 2 /dev/vg00/lvol5 /opt 2 /dev/vg00/lvol6 /soft 2 /dev/vg00/lvol7 /tmp 2 /dev/vg00/lvol8 /usr Go to Solution. 0 Kudos All Forum Topics Previous Topic Next Topic 8 REPLIES Peter Godron Honored Contributor Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email Code: /opt/ignite/bin/make_tape_recovery -a /dev/rmt/?mn -I -v -m tar -x inc_entire=vg00 * Creating local directories for configuration files and archive. ======= 04/25/16 16:28:08 IST Started /opt/ignite/bin/make_tape_recovery. (Mon Apr 25 16:28:08 IST 2016) SOLVED Go to Solution Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page kpatel786 Frequent http://technologyprometheus.com/failed-to/failed-to-open-tape-device-permission-denied-errno-13.html

Remove advertisements Sponsored Links joeyg View Public Profile Visit joeyg's homepage! You could also change the device name from 2mn to 0mn just in case you have any other scripts that are going to break:First, let me echo Bill Hassell in saying Hi all,I removed tape, cleaned device and inserted it again.Then, I tested tape using TAR command and it worked fine, so I launched ignite and it finished succedfully few minutes ago.Thanks Posts: 2,418 Thanks: 103 Thanked 180 Times in 165 Posts Yes, a complete restart.

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Use "ioscan" to find out what the current device files look like and what the instance number is:ioscan -kfnCtape2. hi Check the hardware path of the tape its not the dev/rmt/0mn it is /dev/rmt/2mn Regards Sunny 0 Kudos Pete Randall Outstanding Contributor Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to Often, being an expert simply means being able to find the answer faster than anyone else. 0 Kudos Reply The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not All Rights Reserved.

Forum Operations by The UNIX and Linux Forums Kindly Note - This is a Single User Post by Forum Member anuragr Regarding: Failed to open tape device /dev/rmt/0mn:Device busy (errno = After spending hours working on this server this weekend and applying the appropriate patches so that I could even use Ignite, I failed to check the tape's write tab.Thanks a bunch i will make sure to eject tape while reboot. @vbe .. And take a backup again.Cheers,Raj. " If u think u can , If u think u cannot , - You are always Right . " 0 Kudos Reply Uday_S_Ankolekar Honored Contributor

If so try to kill it. 0 Kudos Reply Raj D. S.O.: hp-ux 11iI am doing Ignite to each server with a new external tape drive DDS4 (hp StorageWorks DAT). The same is failing after we replaced a tape drive which was 0mn. I would try removing the device files with "rmsf" and re-creating them with "insf -e".Pete Pete 1 Kudo Reply jaimejulian Occasional Visitor Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS

HiYour:- * Backing Up Volume Group /dev/vg_BSCC * /usr/sbin/vgcfgbackup /dev/vg_BSCCvgcfgbackup: Warning: couldn't query physical volume "/dev/dsk/c4t0d2":The specified path does not correspond to physical volume attached to this volume groupvgcfgbackup: Warning: couldn't https://community.hpe.com/t5/Ignite-UX/Ignite-backup-failure/td-p/5216943 Hi,could you please post result of:mt -f /dev/rmt/0mn statusAlso could you do a test tar or dd to the tape. Paula,What this means.vgcfgbackup: Warning: couldn't query physical volume "/dev/dsk/c6t0d1":The specified path does not correspond to physical volume attached to this volume groupvgcfgbackup: Warning: couldn't query all of the physical volumes.vgcfgbackup: Volume When you killed the make_recovery it may have still captured drive (may be with pax ??)You can kill the process by using fuser -ku or by normal kill to free up

Everythin was doing good with the servers rp2430 and rp2470, but now I want to conect the tape drive to make a tape recovery and I installed special files (insf -C his comment is here Any suggestion while rebooting the system with respect to tape. @ joeyg .. Use "mksf" to create each of the four types of device files:/sbin/mksf -d stape -I 12 -a -b BEST rmt/12m/sbin/mksf -d stape -I 12 -u -b BEST rmt/12mb/sbin/mksf -d stape -I Community Ignite-UX CommunityCategoryBoardUsers turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.

These files are notincluded in the back-up:/var/tmp/ign_configure/make_sys_image.logIs normal and occurs because the system created and deletes tempory file as it is running. i will try to make it offline before reboot but is it possible to make it online via cmd or physical intervention required. Any help will highly appreciated. this contact form Find all posts by joeyg #3 04-25-2016 vbe Moderator Join Date: Sep 2005 Last Activity: 27 December 2016, 5:26 AM EST Location: Switzerland - GE Posts: 6,356

ERROR: Check tape device failed. ======= 04/25/16 16:28:09 IST make_tape_recovery completed unsuccessfully >ioscan -funC tape Class I H/W Path Driver S/W State H/W Type Description ===================================================================== tape 0 0/4/1/0.0.0 stape CLAIMED Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Menu Categories Solutions IT Transformation Internet of Things Topics Big Data Cloud Security Infrastructure Strategy and Technology Products Cloud Integrated Systems Networking These are the last lines:39420+1 records in39420+1 records out * Complete writing boot LIF onto tape. * /opt/ignite/data/scripts/make_sys_image -c n -d /dev/rmt/0mn -t n -s local -n 2004-02-17,11:20 -m t -w

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I tried this anyway:CPR3DEV:/root# fuser -ku /dev/rmt/0mnb/dev/rmt/0mnb:CPR3DEV:/root# mt rew/dev/rmt/0mnb: No such device or addressCPR3DEV:/root# mt statusDrive: HP C1537AFormat:Status: [0]File: 2Block: -1So I'm afraid I have to agree with Raj, reboot is Kindly assist in pointing the problem, Thanking u all in advance. Hi everyone!I am working with hp9000 servers family, rp2430, rp5430, rp5470. Remove advertisements Sponsored Links anuragr View Public Profile Find all posts by anuragr #5 04-25-2016 joeyg modrateur Join Date: Dec 2007 Last Activity: 22 December 2016, 10:29

As I suspect it will not give you back the tape... You can if the tape has been loaded using the mt commandmt -f /dev/rmt/2mn statusif the tapes loaded it would show ONLINEthan you can try firing the ignite backupmake_tape_recovery -AvI -x Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Menu Categories Solutions IT Transformation Internet of Things Topics Big Data Cloud Security Infrastructure Strategy and Technology Products Cloud Integrated Systems Networking navigate here We have standard script maintained for taking ignite backup.

This looks like your case?) 0 Kudos Reply V. Major and minor numbers should match between corresponding entries (205 0x061000 for both 12m and the equivalent c6t1d0BEST):ll /dev/rmt |morecrw-rw-rw 1 bin bin 205 0x061000 Mar 17 08:40 12m...crw-rw-rw 1 bin Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Menu Categories Solutions IT Transformation Internet of Things Topics Big Data Cloud Security Infrastructure Strategy and Technology Products Cloud Integrated Systems Networking repeat the ioscan to double check that your new device files are associated with the correct tape drive:ioscan -kfnCtapeI was using 12m in the example but you can use anything you

And Here:-http://forums1.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?threadId=9955Paula If you can spell SysAdmin then you is one - anon 0 Kudos Reply Sebastian Perez Frequent Advisor Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation. End of content United StatesHewlett Packard Enterprise International CorporateCorporateAccessibilityCareersContact UsCorporate ResponsibilityEventsHewlett Packard LabsInvestor RelationsLeadershipNewsroomSitemapPartnersPartnersFind a PartnerPartner Somehow, based on the owner of the original (in use) job for the tape, leads me to think something a start-up is trying to use the tape drive. i will make sure to eject tape while reboot. @vbe ..

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