Ok, I've done something stupid or am missing the obvious.
Exchanged a tape drive temporarily in a 5.04 server (Dell poweredge
2300). Removed a DAT (scsi) and installed a travan (scsi). Everything
went fine. But now the drive only works in single user mode. It shows
up in hwconfig at boot up, but shows offline on tape status. In single
user, it's fine. Reference to /dev/xct0 gives a permission denied
error. tar tvf /dev/rStp0 goes to na-na land for quite awhile and
comes back with a read error (offline).
Permissions seem to be fine, ran mkdev tape in single and ...