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We use Veritas Netbackup to control our L180 tape robot at $WORK, but I'm getting some weird results from the GUI. So in the age old struggle for truth.. it's back to the commandline.

Unfortunately, I can't work out how to pull the info I need. Can anyone give me the magic incantation to check the drive diagnostics from the commandline? (Solaris 8, Netbackup 6)

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/usr/openv/volmgr/vmoprcmd -d ds

Should show you the Drives or to a bit low level.

/usr/openv/volmgr/sgscan all  

Should show you all the attached drives.

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Not sure on the StorageTeks, but on our Tandberg, we need to use Tandberg supplied utilities to get diagnostics from the robot. The built in Veritas diagnostics always fail...

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