SATA RAID 5 controller for FreeBSD
Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC
chad at shire.net
Mon Feb 2 10:01:40 PST 2004
On Jan 29, 2004, at 5:12 AM, Artem Koutchine wrote:
> I am looking for supported RAID 5 controller for FreeBSD and
> I am very puzzled after reading all the specs and descrioptions.
> I haven't found any SATA RAID 5 controller in the FreeBSD
> supported Hardware list, but some manufacturer claim they
> support FreeBSD.
> SO far i have found
> 1) Promise FastTrak SX4 (around 200$)
> 2) HighPoint RocketRaid 1640 (aorund 150$ hard to find)
> 3) EscaladeR 8506 4-port one (around 500$)
> HightPoint and Escalade AFAIK are well supported by FreeBSD.
> FreeBSD 4.8 support is promised in Promise :) FastTrak.
I have the Adaptec 2410SA. It supports 4 drives, has its own CPU and
64mb cache, and runs with the aac controller under 5.2. It seems to
run pretty well. (Note: this is a totally different beast than the
2400A ATA controller)
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