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Displaying information about tape drives and medium changers

You can display information about tape drives and medium changers that helps you assign tape aliases.

Step

  1. To display information about tape drives and medium changers, enter the following command:
    storage show {tape | mc} [name]

    name is the name of the tape device or medium changer.

Examples

The following examples show detailed information about tape device, nrst0a, and medium changer, 3d.0L1:

filer1>storage show tape nrst0a
Tape Drive:        3c.0
Description:       Hewlett-Packard LTO-5
Serial Number:   HU1008922R
WWNN:             5:001:10a001:389194
WWPN:	           5:001:10a001:389194
Alias Name(s):    st0
Device State:      available
filer1>storage show mc 3d.0L1
Medium Changer:    	3d.0L1
Description:            	OVERLAND NEO Series
Serial Number:        	2B13078413
WWNN:			5:005:076312:4b4d6c
WWPN:   		5:005:076312:4b4d6c
Alias Name(s):     		mc1
Device State:		available