quick check - adaptec 2820sa on FreeBSD 6.1 ?
scottl at samsco.org
Fri Jun 9 22:06:42 UTC 2006
Ensel Sharon wrote:
> On Fri, 9 Jun 2006, Steven Hartland wrote:
>>Ensel Sharon wrote:
>>>I want to use raid-6 with FreeBSD, is what I am trying to say.
>>The Areca controller is definitely supported and provides
>>hardware RAID 6 support.
> Thanks. I already have an infrastructure built around aaccli, automated
> alerts, and training, etc. I am sort of wedded to PERC/aac/adaptec/etc.
> I just want to make sure that the 2820sa is just as nicely working and
> supported as any other PERC/aac, and that raid-6 support is accessed and
> used through the BIOS just like any other raid configuration on any other
> aac card...
> Can someone confirm that ?
Yes, it works. Again, if it's critical to your business or operations,
then you'll want to validate it first. From your posting, I imagine
that you understand and appreciate this already.
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