[TUHS] Determining what was on a tape back in the day

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Sun Nov 19 07:51:00 AEST 2017

On Sat, 18 Nov 2017, Ronald Natalie wrote:

> We commonly used “ar” to write DECtapes (TU58) back in the day.  If the 
> first block has a list of filenames, I’m betting that’s what it is!

Or ye olde "tp" format?  'Twas the precursor of "tar", and I dimly recall 
that it was wriiten for the Ducktapes (our old 11/40 had just about 
everything except that).

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