Areca vs. ZFS performance testing.
fbsd at dannysplace.net
Thu Nov 13 12:46:47 PST 2008
Nikolay Denev wrote:
> I think some RAID controllers do not use the cache when you export the
> disks as pass-thru/jbod,
I assumed this is the case but now I am not so sure.
> but on some controllers you can workaround this by making
> every disk a RAID0(stripe) array with only one disk.
> Dunno if that would work on the areca...
You can probably do that with this as controller as well.
However if I look at the manual I do not see an option to disable the
cache for Raid sets. Only to change it from Write-back to
Write-Through. I guess write-through is *almost* as if the cache is
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