RE: How RMAN handles end of tape?
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2008 17:51:10 +0530 (IST)
- On Mon, 8/12/08, John Hallas <John.Hallas_at_morrisonsplc.co.uk> wrote:
From: John Hallas <John.Hallas_at_morrisonsplc.co.uk> Subject: RE: How RMAN handles end of tape? To: "arul76_2000_at_yahoo.com" <arul76_2000_at_yahoo.com>, "oracle-l_at_freelists.org" <oracle-l_at_freelists.org> Date: Monday, 8 December, 2008, 3:39 AM
A mml (media manager layer) is required to interface between RMAN and a tape drive. The mml (networker, DP, netbackup or whatever) manages all the tape activity and the answer to the questions is 1) Not directly but the tape library software is aware 2) No but again it is not necessary because of the tape library software
- Is RMAN capable of identifying a Tape reaching its end?
- Can RMAN be configured to wait for next tape to be loaded, when a tape on
which backup is being written to reaches its end of tape?
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