Are hardware vendors starting to bail on FreeBSD ... ?

Marc G. Fournier scrappy at
Thu Jun 22 18:22:35 UTC 2006

On Thu, 22 Jun 2006, Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC wrote:

> On Jun 22, 2006, at 11:55 AM, Marc G. Fournier wrote:
>> not only do I like the SAS drives (4 in a 1U rack so that I can use 
>> RAID1+0)
> What drives are they?  There is nothing in the SAS spec about drive 
> dimensions so it seems you like your particular models of SAS drives

Ack, I thought it was a standard size thing, never even thought about it 
... I ordered the drives from HP, with the server ...


I'm guessing what I got were the 2.5" form factor, vs the 3.5" ... and 
based on that same page, looks like I can get 2.5" SATA also ... i thought 
the 'small size' was a SAS feature :(

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