Recommended Software RAID-5 on dual-amd64

Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Mon Aug 29 12:42:22 GMT 2005

Hi all,
I have a dual Opteron box built with , using 4 identical 
SATA drives. I plan to use FBSD 6 (installing beta2, cvsup to head). I 
will use gmirror to RAID-1 the boot partition, and RAID-5 for the 

I was wondering which is the best option for software RAID5. GVinum? 
geom_raid5 (is there such thing yet?)

I'd love to use a geom-only solution if possible, is gvinum fully 

thanks in advance,

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