How Can I mount a scratch tape with SMRARCH?

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Last Modified Date : 18/04/2018
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Question:
Can SMRARCH take a scratch tape during some processes (like, for example a DR test)?
Answer:
Change the ALIMIT parameter to 1 then run the archive process. The value "1" will cause a new tape to be called for, after that, change the ALIMIT back to your original value .