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Exabyte for LMFS backup
I've noticed that several people are using exabytes for LMFS backups. I
have a comment and a question regarding this.
The comment (actually a warning): Don't try this with the exabyte on a
Sun running 4.1.1. It will crash your sun!
The question: What is the proper bpi to use for a LMFS backup? I've
tried 54,000 (as stated in Sun's doc) but a complete backup still wants
to use more than one tape for 500 MB of data. I've also tried 43,200
bpi. But, the backup is still > 1 tape.
Any help would be appreciated.