Utilities for PDP-10 Tapes
These utilities allow the manipulation of PDP-10 tapes under Unix or similar
systems. They have been (minimally) tested under Red Hat Linux 5.2, but
should work on other systems.
They are distributed under the terms of the Free Software Foundation's
General Public License, Version 2.
If you agree to the terms of the license, you may download them.
tapeutils is a set of utility programs using a tapeio library (included)
to work with any mix of local tape drives, remote tape drives (using rmt),
and tape image files in John Wilson's format.
The utilities include:
Thursday, 07-Dec-2000 16:41:34 MST)
- Copy tapes - useful for copying tapes between drives or to/from
image files, while preserving record lengths and file marks.
- Inspect the contents of a tape
- Extract files or list directories of TOPS-10 'BACKUP' tapes.
It is based on an earlier program simply called backup. The
original author is unknown.
- Extract files or list directories of TOPS-20 'DUMPER' tapes.
Originally by Jim Guyton, modified by Jay Lepreau.
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Last updated December 7, 2000
Copyright 1999, 2000 Eric Smith