How can I get performance data on tape devices similar to using iostat

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Issue

  • How do I obtain similar throughput statistics for tapes than I get with iostat for disks?
  • Can iostat be used to display tape statistics?

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.2 or later

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