Use the Up and Down arrows to move to the <Move> area and press OK to carry out the
operation (or move to the <Cancel> area and press OK to cancel the operation).
The library now moves the tape from the selected source to the selected destination. While
the tape is being moved, the screen displays Moving Tape. Once the tape has been moved,
the screen displays either Move Complete, or Move Failed. If the move failed, press OK
to display the error code and message explaining the failure.
The Info menu options provide the following options. None of these options is password protected.
"Viewing status information (Info > Status)" (page 120)
"Viewing Library identity information (Info > Identity Library)" (page 120)
"Viewing drive identity information (Info > Identity Drives)" (page 121)
"Viewing inventory information (Info > Inventory)" (page 121)
"Viewing network information (Info > Network)" (page 121)
Viewing status information (Info > Status)
Status information can be displayed for the system, the library, or for a specific drive.
The number of drives available for selection in the Status menu depends on the number
of drives that have been active in the library. For a library that has only two drives, the menu
displays Drive 1 and Drive 2. For a library that has four drives, the menu displays Drive 1, Drive
2, Drive 3 and Drive 4 (even though the status of some might be offline or missing).
Library: displays the status of the library without the drives. It shows the library status,
odometer, power on time, robotic status, slot and barcode of any cartridge in transport,
number of free and total slots, and status of the mailslots.
Drives: displays the status of the selected drive. It shows the drive status, source slot, tape
barcode, error code (if appropriate), drive temperature, status of cooling fan, and drive
For Fibre Channel drives, the following additional items are displayed:
The link status of each port might be: No Light, Logged In, Logged Out, ALPA Conflict,
or Negotiation Link. No Light or ALPA Conflict indicates an error condition. See
Channel connection problems" (page
The speed for each port: 1 Gb/s, 2 Gb/s, 4 Gb/s, or 8 Gb/s. Only speeds supported by
each port are displayed.
without returning to the Info -> Status sub-menu.
Viewing identity information (Info > Identity Library)
Library serial number
Library product ID
Controller and bootcode firmware revisions
Number of reserved slots
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Use the Left or Right buttons to toggle through the status information for all drives