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not documented option of admin commands

here we collect some not documented options sometime useful. The list actually is not ordered properly by topic just “as it is” :-)

Library Manager

Delete orphaned volumes from volhist

* Identify “old” owner:
select * from volhistory where volume_name='<NAME>'

* Delete volhistory entry by giving the name of the volume:
del volhist type=remote volume=<NAME> tod=+0 force=yes

* remove all tapes with a certain patter from volhistory using a bash shell on the libman' config folder, e.g. all LTO5 tapes on Libman lm101:

for i in $(grep "Volume Name" volhist.dat | grep "L5" | cut -f 2 -d '"')
  echo "lm101: del volhist type=remote volume="$i" tod=+0 force=yes"
lm101: del volhist type=remote volume=HU2194L5 tod=+0 force=yes
lm101: del volhist type=remote volume=HU2195L5 tod=+0 force=yes
lm101: del volhist type=remote volume=HU2135L5 tod=+0 force=yes
lm101: del volhist type=remote volume=HU2138L5 tod=+0 force=yes
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