Installing a tape drive
Read your tape drive hardware manual for physical
installation instructions and general information.
AT bus tape drive controllers use jumpers
or switches to set the interrupt vector, DMA
channel, and so on.
EISA and MCA bus settings are configured using
a software utility provided with the machine although you may also
need to set jumpers or switches on some MCA cards.
To add a tape drive:
Log in as root and put the system into maintenance mode.
Select Tape Drive from the devices listed by the
Hardware/Kernel Manager or enter the mkdev tape command.
Select to configure a SCSI or non-SCSI
To install a SCSI tape drive, see
``Installing a SCSI tape drive''.
To install a non-SCSI tape drive,
see one of these sections:
Installing a SCSI tape drive
Adding tape drives
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003