[rescue] DLT Tape Changers
ploopster at gmail.com
Tue Jan 17 12:38:59 CST 2006
Kevin Loch wrote:
> Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
>>Hi. I have this DLT8700 that I put together myself a couple of years
>>ago, but now I'm starting to outgrow the capacity. Does anyone know if
>>any of the newer/current DLT or sDLT drives Just Work(tm) if I were to
>>graft it into my changer?
> Do you really need to put that much data on tape that often?
> Most folks seem to backup to disk now and only burn
> tapes for offsite disaster recovery. I'm sure some people
> ship disks for that purpose too.
(This is my own personal setup.)
I can't to keep enough disk running for that. Plus, I feel better
having more than one backup set around.
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