Is HostRAID supported under FreeBSD???
Marcos Biscaysaqu - ThePacific.net
marcos at ThePacific.Net
Wed Sep 22 13:30:27 PDT 2004
Thanks for the information, but running the patch as: patch -p0 <
intel-raid-patch-releng5 on /usr/src/dev/ata create error to recompile
the kernel, Im running freebsd 5.2.1. Im missing some thing else?
Saulius Menkevicius wrote:
> Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
>> Yes, it is supported, however the RAID portion is not. I'm still
>> waiting on Soren and crew to get metadata support for the RAID portion
>> of the ICH5-R -- this RAID controller is purely software-based, it is
>> not a hardware RAID solution.
>> In English: the controller will work fine as a standalone SATA
>> controller, with the RAID option disabled. We have a couple SuperMicro
>> 5013C-T servers which do this. You can use FreeBSD software RAID
>> (ataraid, ccd, or vinum) to accomplish goals instead.
>> If Soren needs hardware to play with, I can gladly send him a
>> P4-based motherboard. RAM and CPU will be his own problem though... :)
> I have a patch for RELENG_5 which I ported from Doug Abrisko's patch
> for 4.10 that adds support for ICH5-R RAID metadata. Personally I use
> the RAID-0 mode, thus can't tell how well it would work in RAID-1.
> The patch is at
> freebsd-current at freebsd.org mailing list
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to
> "freebsd-current-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
More information about the freebsd-current