A mksysb is failing with the error:
System received a parameter that is not valid
After the execution of either the mkdev or chdev commands, the next operation to the tape drive fails with the preceding error. This problem occurred with the Hidalgo 4mm tape drive, which is the C1553A 6 cartridge 4mm internal tape drive shipped in the F30.
This is caused by incorrect switch settings on the tape drive. To correct the problem, complete the following steps:
1 -> on 2 -> on 3 -> off 4 -> off 5 -> on 6 -> on 7 -> on 8 -> on
[ Doc Ref: 95634844721000 Publish Date: Apr. 28, 2000 4FAX Ref: none ]