Command line switches for the Tape Library Simulator Utility

Description

Command line switches for the Tape Library Simulator Utility

You can use command line switches to manage simulated tape libraries. For example, the following command line creates a simulated tape library with 10 slots that is located at /TLS2/Testing.

./mktls -s10 -p/TLS2/Testing

See Managing simulated tape libraries from the command line.

Table: Command line switches for the Tape Library Simulator Utility

Switch

Description

-p<path>

Specifies the path to the directory for the simulated tape library. If the path does not exist, the utility creates it. The maximum path size is 512 characters.

-s<number of slots>

Specifies the number of slots for this simulated tape library. The number of slots can range from one to 50. The default number is 20.

-r

Prevents the information from displaying.

-l

Lists the simulated tape libraries that exist for the Remote Media Agent.

-d -p<path>

Specifies the path of the simulated tape library that you want to delete.

-h

Displays the online Help.

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