How to recover from damaged tape?

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Article ID: 52601

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CA JARS CA JARS Resource Accounting CA JARS SMF Director

Issue/Introduction

Description:

To circumvent the problem recreate from the tape from an ALTERNATE

Solution:

  1. Delete the INDEX for the scratched/deleted PRIMARY TAPE

  2. Use the SOURCE DUMP to point to the ALTERNATE tape

  3. Possibly run a TAPEINIT to get a new PRIMARY CART

Environment

Release:
Component: JARSSM