This tool will set all spare media erasable for the specified scratch pool of a given library.


  1. Run the CommServer Recovery Tool before running this utility.
  2. Copy setSpareMediaErasable into the software_installation_directory\Base folder on the CommServe computer.
  3. From a command line, run the utility using the following syntax:

    setSpareMediaErasable -library libraryName -scratchPool scratchPoolName

  4. Check error and information messages in setSpareMediaErasable.log located under software_installation_directory/log files.