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Share Tape drive between Solaris servers

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http://www.unix.com – Hi, I have two solaris servers running Oracle Applications. One is SPARC 5.9 and other one is SPARC 5.10 I want to share the tape drive attached to 5.10 with other machine so that i can enhance my backup strategy for backing up Oracle DB. I tried to share my tape drive by performing the below which I got it from one forum 1. On the server with the tape drive, you must share this drive to the other servers. Go to the /etc/dfs/dfstab file and enter the following line: share -F nfs -o rw /path/nameoftapedrive 2. To share it out you must type the command: shareall note: you must be (HowTos)