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Re: Tarr'ing

[root@localhost ~]# mt -f /dev/nst0 rewind
[root@localhost ~]# tar -cf /dev/nst0 --label=fc4_backup -pP 
--exclude=cache /bin /boot /etc /home /lib /net /opt /root /sbin 
/selinux /srv /usr /var tar: /home/hbrhodes/.bittorrent/data/ui_socket: 
socket ignored
tar: /dev/nst0: Cannot write: Input/output error
tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
[root@localhost ~]#

doesn't matter if i'm writing to hard disk or tape .... and i've removed 
the directories dev mnt sys .... tmp. they were giving me errors too. i 
can understand dev & mnt, not sure about sys or tmp.

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