Supported SAS controllers (single port)
spork at bway.net
Wed Dec 8 02:35:51 UTC 2010
On Wed, 8 Dec 2010, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> On 08/12/2010, at 3:51, Mike Andrews wrote:
>> On 12/7/2010 8:00 AM, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
>>> Does anyone have a recommendation for one?
>>> I am looking to connect a LTO tape drive to a FreeBSD 7 or 8 box and I've only ever used Adaptec 19160 and similar cards and LVDS SCSI.
>>> Our supplier has an LSI SAS3081E-R which is not outrageously expensive, has anyone used one?
>> Yes, I've got one, it works fine :)
> Ahh, good news, thanks :)
> Have you used it with a tape drive?
>> You may want to flash the non-raid firmware from LSI onto it.
> OK thanks.
> I just realised it doesn't have any external connectors so I'll have to
> find another candidate.
Have a look here, you might find something to bring an internal port out
of the chassis:
> However I do see the LSI spec sheet for it lists the chip which is listed in mpt(4) so I should be able to find something.
> Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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