[rescue] VS80 DLT tape drive question
William.Enestvedt at jwu.edu
Fri Dec 14 10:57:03 CST 2007
> What sort of bulk eraser would be required to do DLT tape ?
We use a Verity Systems Digi Tapemaster V92:
The guy whose job it is to zap old media with it told me, "I can do
dlt tapes -- it's just a small one but it works."
But I think it cost over a grand, so maybe you'll want to jury rig
hard drive magnets onto old stepper motors or something. :7)
UIS Database Team Lead & Unix System Administrator
Johnson & Wales University -- Providence, RI
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