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Solaris 10 - Tape drive not available

Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Hello everyone

I have a HP StorageWorks Ultrium 920 SAS connected to a server with Solaris 10 on it. The tape drive is connected over a HP P212 controller.
Now i'm not able to see the drive. The /dev/rmt directory is empty.

I tried to install the driver for the controller, but when i was about to run the .pkg file the following error appears:
pkgadd: ERROR: attempt to process datastream failed
    - open of <pwd/CPQary3> failed, errno=2

The Command i used was:
$ pwd
/var/tmp/CPQary3-x.y.z -solaris10-i386
$ su
# pkgadd -d ‘pwd‘/CPQary3.pkg CPQary3

Any ideas how i can manage to access this tape drive?

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