Includes the file structure and labelling of magnetic tapes for informations exchange between users of information processing systems. Determines volumes and file structure, basic characteristics of blocks with records forming a file; recorded labels for files, file sections and volumes; four nested levels of interchange. Specifies conditions for processes provided within informations processing systems using recorded magnetic tapes. Defines corresponding system functions.

General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1986-02
  • Edition : 2
    Number of pages : 17
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 23
    Digitally recorded media for information interchange and storage
  • 35.220.22
    Magnetic tapes

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