RETAIN tip H135467
An updated firmware
revision has been released for the 12/24GB DDS/3 4mm Internal
SCSI Tape Drive, Option part number 09N4041.
The system is configured with
the following IBM option:
- 12/24GB DDS/3 4mm
Tape Drive, Option part number 09N4041, replacement part
number (FRU) 09N0982
The firmware update contains
many business critical feature enhancements and should be
applied at earliest convenience to all 12/24GB tape drive
All of the change differences are
discussed within the associated text file.
most important changes noted, these are most
- the addition of
code to ensure tape positioning for marginal media.
- updates that
specifically deal with Computer Associates ArcServe E6300
errors associated with the use of tape drives that share a
The firmware update
and the associated text file are available
from this link.