ftapedriver under Linux. The
ftapedriver interfaces to QIC-40, QIC-80, QIC-3010 and QIC-3020 compatible drives. The QIC-3010 and QIC-3020 standards are also known as `Travan' (TR-2 and TR-3). These drives connects via the floppy disk controller (FDC). It does not cover SCSI or QIC-02 tape drives. DAT tape drives usually (always?) connect to a SCSI controller. This is but one of the Linux HOWTO documents. You can get an index of the HOWTOs from the Linux HOWTO index, while the real HOWTO's can be fetched (using
sunsite.unc.edu:pub/Linux/doc/HOWTO(this is the ``official'' place) or via the World Wide Web from the Linux Documentation Project home page.
ftapesupport the Iomega 2GB tape drive?
ftapeDMA transfers gives ECC errors
insmodsays the kernel version is wrong
insmodsays that kernel 1.2.0 and 1.2.0 differ
This tape has no 'Linux raw format'''
ftapedetects more bad sectors than DOS on QIC-3020 tapes
ftapegives me the error
ftapecrashes on me when I do `...' - is that a bug?