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DPM fails with error 3316

    Question

  • The library has detected correctly , and their status appears "in use" but does not provide the tape to use

    ( Everything is updated )

    environment:

    Windows 2008 R2 (phisycal)
    Library: HP Ultrium 5 LTO

    event:

    The detailed inventory of tape failed for the following reason: (ID: 3316)
    DPM could not reserve the drive resource because one of required drive resources is not online or it needs cleaning or servicing. (ID: 24052)

    Thank You Very Much !

    Wednesday, September 19, 2012 7:41 AM

All replies

  • Hi,

    Please download and run the DPMtapeLibraryCompatibilityChecker tool from the following link.

    https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=885774776d4f197a&sc=documents&id=885774776D4F197A%21128


    For Standalone drive.
    =====================

    Run the following command to list libraries attached to the system.

    DPMLibraryTest.exe /Certify /LL


    Run the following command, where \\.\tape######## is the symbolic name of the tape drive to test from the output of the /LL command.


    DPMLibraryTest.exe /CERTIFY /TL \\.\Tape2147483646 /SA


    For tape library
    ================

    Run the following command to list the libraries attached to the system:

    DPMLibraryTest.exe /Certify /LL

    Run the following command, where \\.\Changer# is the symbolic name of the tape library to test from the output of the /LL command.

    DPMLibraryTest.exe /CERTIFY /TL \\.\Changer0 /ST 1 2 4 5


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    Thursday, September 20, 2012 6:39 PM
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