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CPIO restoration from LTO2 tape media on AIX 4.3.3

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http://www.unix.com – Hi, AIXers :) Recently i'm playing around with cpio command, when i try to list out content from LTO2 Tape media using command: #cpio -itvc < /dev/rmt1 it's stopped at particular path 100777 root 1042591 Mar 24 10:09:05 2012 /home/uv/bin/usd and there was an error thrown out: cpio: 0511-037 Cannot read from the specified input. Enter the device or file name when ready to continue. At the same time the Tape ejected automatically and show Tape Drive / Media Error on the LTO2 tape drive. There is no problem with LTO2 Tape drive as i tried on another Tape Media, i (HowTos)