Library Properties (Library Controller)

Use this dialog box to view the details of active and failover library controller candidates and to manually change the active library controller.

Active Library Controller

  • On MediaAgent

    The name of the MediaAgent currently controlling the Library Management Service (LMS) for the library.

  • Detail

    Click to view the status and other details of the LMS associated with the Active Library Controller.

  • Change

    Click to manually change the Active Library Controller.

Failover Library Controllers

The following information is displayed for each of the available failover library controllers.

  • Library Controller

    The name of the fail over library controller candidate.

  • MediaAgent

    The name of the MediaAgent currently controlling the Library Management Service for the library.

  • Enabled

    When selected, the fail over library controller candidate will automatically be promoted as the active library controller when a failure occurs in the currently active library controller.

  • Soft State

    Indicates whether the library device status is ready. (ON/OFF)

  • SCSI D

    The complete SCSI address of the media changer (including SCSI port, target, and Logical Unit Number).

Detail

Click to access the status and other details associated with the selected fail over library controller candidate.