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bplabel requires ltid - also on master if the mediaserver does the job?

Created: 30 Jun 2014 • Updated: 02 Jul 2014 | 2 comments
bert.geiger's picture
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NBU 7.1; Using script to relabel tapes in a library (don't ask me why - it'sa customer thing); getting erros of trying to mount media "awaiting resource..." and then retrying..."

Question: does ltid have to run on the Master Server even if the job is done on a media server (and the master does not have any devices connected?) for the bplabel to succeed?

Thanks in advance

Bert

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Marianne's picture

ltid needs to be running on the server where the bplabel command is issued. 

Else, add 
-host <media_server-name>
if command is executed on the master but labelling must be done by media server.

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