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machine doesn't know it has a tape drive
Date: Tue, 28 May 91 14:13:33 EDT
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Marian Williams)
We just received a 3675 as a donation from a local company. When we
try to read a tape (for instance during a Restore Distribution) we
get a message that says:
"There is no magnetic tape hardware on HOST"
But there *is*. And it's registered as a service in the host's
namespace object. Anybody have a clue what the message means?
Thank you --
email@example.com (no 'm' after williams)
firstname.lastname@example.org (this one has an 'm' after williams)
[I posted this message last week, but it seems to have been lost.
Apologies to anybody who gets it twice.]
Make sure that the tape drive is both connected and power up. Then:
(let ((tape:*cart-lock* T)