Hardware RAID support? Which controller best to use?
nvidican at wmptl.com
Fri Nov 18 13:47:38 GMT 2005
Olaf Greve wrote:
> Hi all,
> In addition to the questions posed in the message I sent earlier today,
> I would like to know which SATA hardware controllers incl. RAID 10
> support are working well with FreeBSD 5.4 or 6 amd64...
> Note: the motherboard of the machine that will be used will most likely
> not have 64-bit PCI slots, but rather only normal 32-bit PCI and
> PCI-express slots.
> Can anyone recommend me some good solutions?
> Also: the motherboard featured a built in Silicon RAID controller. I've
> previously tried to get FreeBSD to recognise such a controller, but it
> didn't recognise the RAID array properly and simply identified the
> drives individually instead of as 1 RAID-1 array.
> it looks like this might work better under v6 but I'm not certain...
> Does anyone have any suggestions? I know what to do SCSI wise (which is
> what I have myself), but these guys really want to use SATA....
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