From: "Paul Raulerson"

> This is a multipart message in MIME format.


Swell.

> Is it possible?


VMSTAR can read a simple "tar" tape on, I assume, any old kind of
tape drive.

> Reference?


Try it if you don't believe me. If you have trouble with large files
or long names, or symbolic links, let me know.

Define "mainframe tape".

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