how to configure the size of the tape? i have installed the mhvtl gui.

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how to configure the size of the tape? i have installed the mhvtl gui.

otherman
Thank you nia I have defined the lib,But there are some problems, when I tested the backup data, the tape can not be read or written.And how to configure the size of each tape inside the mhvt?thanks

tsm: TSM1>q vol

Volume Name                  Storage         Device         Estimated       Pct      Volume
                             Pool Name       Class Name      Capacity      Util      Status
------------------------     -----------     ----------     ---------     -----     --------
/opt/tivoli/tsm/server/-     ARCHIVEPOOL     DISK               5.0 M       0.0     On-Line
 bin/archive.dsm
/opt/tivoli/tsm/server/-     BACKUPPOOL      DISK              10.0 M      17.4     On-Line
 bin/backup.dsm
03584L32                     MHVTL2          03584L32           0.0 M       0.0      Empty
CLN095L4                     MHVTL           03584L32           0.0 M       0.0      Empty

the volume  CLN095L4  it's  Capacity  is 0M。 how can i configure the size of each vol?  thanks
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nia
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Using the GUI, Setup>Options

Or you can modify CAPACITY in file /etc/mhvtl/mhvtl.conf

But your issue has nothing to do with tape size ..

estimated size can be set during defining the new device class, example :

DEFINE Devc 03584L32 library=03584L32 devt=lto estcapacity=5000m

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Re: how to configure the size of the tape? i have installed the mhvtl gui.

nia
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Could you also show your device class details :


q devc 03584L32 f=d