How to allow non-root user to access scsi tape drive?

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Issue

  • How to allow non-root user to access scsi tape drive ?
  • When tape command like 'mt' is used as root user it's working, but when used with other users the message 'permission denied' is received.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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