mhvtl is a Linux-based virtual tape library. Supported tape emulations are IBM and HP LTO1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, Sony AIT4, STK T10000A, B, and C, and STK 9x40. It supports WORM, data, and cleaning media. Most applications work using STK L180/L700 library emulation. It has been successfully used with NetBackup, BackupExec, NetWorker, TSM, Oracle Secure Backup, and many other programs.
|Operating Systems||Linux (32 and 64 bit)|
Release Notes: This release adds the ability to keep library contents persistent across restarts.
Release Notes: Code was cleaned up following Valgrind analysis. SSC MODE SELECT was overhauled. The 'SCSI Version' field is now set for T10000B emulation.
Release Notes: This release prevents virtual media corruption if the file system fills. The ability to delay on loading/unloading/positioning of media to emulate real tape drive behaviour was added.
Release Notes: Many bugfixes. Addition of DLT7000 / DLT8000 emulation.
Release Notes: The correct TAPE CAPACITY log page is now returned, and an overflow in it was fixed. A bug in position_back_blocks which resulted in a segfault was fixed. A new 'edit_tape' utility was added for updating virtual media metadata.