Tape block problem
grass at boyd.geog.mcgill.ca
Tue Feb 20 07:00:00 EST 1996
On Tue, 20 Feb 1996 redwood.dynis.com!ngaur at felix.geog.mcgill.ca wrote:
> This may not be appropriate for the group. But I am putting this
> question because you all dwell a lot in the UNIX world.
> Is there a UNIX program/command to determin the block size of
> a media ?
Since you posted to the GRASS User's List I assume you are running GRASS?
GRASS itself has a program called "m.examine.tape" which can report all
the Blocksize on a tape. This is especially useful if all the blocks are
NOT the of the same size!
Lawrence Houston - (grass at boyd.geog.mcgill.ca)
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