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Dataprotector 9 - moving files from tape to tape

Product Name: Dataprotector 9
Operating System: Other

Hello all,

 

Today I stumbled on a problem and can't managed to find a solution.

Here it is : 

 

I'm using Dataprotector to backup the server of my enterprise.

We have a MSL2024 tape library with 2 drives.

 

As each end of month we copy a bunch of backup from our vtl to a set of tapes for archiving.

 

This time the jobs messed a bit with the tapes and they used 3 tapes on which they spanned data. Of course the tapes weren't fully used.

For example, I have one with 94% free space, one with 50 %, etc.

How can I move the data from the 94% one to the 50% in order to optimize the space (without erasing the destination tape) and, of course, the number of tapes used.

 

thank you in advance.

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Re: HPE Dataprotector 9 - moving files from tape to tape

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This is the wrong company for Servers, Storage, Networking and Software. Please use the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Community:
https://community.hpe.com/t5/Data-Protector-Practitioners/bd-p/itrc-251

 

Your topic there:

https://community.hpe.com/t5/Tape-Libraries-and-Drives/Dataprotector-9-moving-files-from-tape-to-tap...

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