Package Space Applications – tape


tape is a collection of three tape utilities: fdump, migflt, and sldump.


If you have not already done so, install the its-release package that grants access to ITS’s yum repository.

Then install as follows:

        % sudo yum install tape-unc

Files are installed in /opt/unc.


1. The latest version available is tape 1. Vendor release date:  March 26, 2010.

Useful Links


This package can be managed using the lpm command.

% lpm load tape

will set the PATH and MANPATH environment variables so that the tape binaries and man pages can be accessed.