Hardware RAID support? Which controller best to use?
o.greve at axis.nl
Mon Nov 21 08:59:40 GMT 2005
Well, the plot thickens and I have another follow-up question after all...
I relayed the information I gathered from you all, and the person in
charge indicated that he couldn't get the 9500S-4 directly from their
They are somewhat pressed for installing the machine very soon, so he
asked me if I knew if the Adaptec 2410SA would also work well...
The details of this adapter can be found at:
Surprise, surprise, once again FreeBSD is not mentioned on the list of
supported OSes (do people even realise it exists? :( ).
Has anyone tried this particular RAID controller, or a different Adaptec
I myself use Adaptec SCSI RAID controllers (the 2100S and the 2200S),
and they are both supported in the generic kernel, but then, that's SCSI...
Thanks again; if this adapter isn't any good with FreeBSD amd64 I'll
tell them, and will urge them to do their best to find a 9500S (in fact:
I'll already make sure to tell him that the list concensus is that the
9500S is preferrable).
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