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Can LTO5 FC tape drive work standalone without library if connected to server's HBA

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We bought wrongly 2 full height LTO5 FC drives & later swapped them
out & replaced with 4 half height LTO5 FC drives for an IBM TS3200
tape library

Can the 2 full tape drives be connected up directly (using LC-LC
cable) to a Windows server's HBA port for the drive to be used?  Or any
other things I'll need / configure to get it workable?
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