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    RE: LTO9 overheat?

    Here is a link that explains the media optimization that Josef described. https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/ts4500-tape-library?topic=performance-media-optimization ------------------------------ Kevin Butt IBM, Tape Development Ecosystem Tape SCSI Architect, ...

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    RE: LTO9 overheat?

    LTO9 Media needs to be initialized at the very first usage. Initialization starts automatically if a new LTO9 cartridges is load in a LTO9 drive. You can manually start this initializaition via ITDT. ------------------------------ Josef Weingand -- ...

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    LTO9 overheat?

    Hello, I purchased an LTO9 LTO8 in a TS4300, when I use the LTO8 everything is normal, when I use the LTO9 the media and the drive heat up, and it only keeps rewinding the cartridge for a long time, the TS4300 sends an overheating message. What could ...

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