tcl.t-chk Verb: Access/Tape Commands

tcl.t-chk

Command tcl.t-chk Verb: Access/Tape Commands
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category Tape Commands (36)
Description checks a tape for parity errors.

When the "a" option is omitted, the current tape file is checked.

At the end of the process, the number of files checked is displayed.

See "dummy restore" for validating backup media.
Syntax t-chk {(options)}
Options a Checks to end of data.

l Displays label data if one is found after an end-of-file mark (R83: release 2.2 and higher).

p Directs output to system printer, via the Spooler.
Example
Purpose
Related tape.handling.verbs
tcl.t-verify
dummy.restore
tcl.t-chk.link