Where to find MDC files

     STAR MDC files:
      or to get full list click here

    STAR Mass Data Storage (3 TByte Robotic Tape Silo)

     Misc. Data Files:

 How do you know if an MDS file is on disk or tape?

 > ls -al /star/mds... 
         will give the size of the file but you can't tell if it's
         on disk or tape

 > du /star/mds...
         will give a very large # if it's on disk, otherwise it's on tape!

STAR Computing                     Kathy Turner, BNL                     Offline Software Tutorials 10/98