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PraveenRamakanth
PraveenRamakanth
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Pinned topic IBM tape diagnostic tool (itdt)

‏2013-10-13T21:01:46Z |

while running itdt scan on linux servers i get the following output:
      Driver Name         Model          Serial       Ucode  Changer     [#]
 +----+-------------------+--------------+------------+------+------------+-+
 | 0  | /dev/IBMtape0     | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0422 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 1  | /dev/IBMtape1     | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0435 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 2  | /dev/sg46         | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0416 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 3  | /dev/IBMchanger0  | 03584L32     | 78252880401| C080 |            | |
 | 4  | /dev/sg48         | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0433 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 5  | /dev/IBMtape4     | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0430 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 6  | /dev/IBMtape5     | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C043D | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 7  | /dev/IBMtape6     | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C049C | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 8  | /dev/sg52         | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0494 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 9  | /dev/IBMtape8     | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C042F | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 10 | /dev/IBMtape9     | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0407 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 | 11 | /dev/sg55         | ULT3580-TD4  | 00078C0439 | C7Q0 | 78252880401| |
 +----+VVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVV+VVVVVVVVVVVVVV+VVVVVVVVVVVV+VVVVVV+VVVVVVVVVVVV+-+

why is it showing some device as /dev/sgx and some as /dev/IBMtapex. What needs to be done to reflect the device name as /dev/IBMtape