Recommended S-ATA controller?

Lisandro Grullon lisandrogrullon07 at
Mon Oct 1 07:26:13 PDT 2007

I have had good experience with the Areca SATA cards, they also have good support for Linux/FreeBSD. Give it a try. 

BTW, those cards are very fast, especially the PCI-E ones

Lisandro Grullon

> From: pb at
> To: freebsd-questions at
> Date: Mon, 1 Oct 2007 15:14:18 +0200
> Subject: Recommended S-ATA controller?
> What S-ATA controller is recommended for a x86/FreeBSD-6 (or 7) that is
> stable and reliable in terms of hardware design, and software drivers ..?
> My current Promise card is said to abuse PCI burst mode, in essence exploit
> to tight timing margins. And the motherboard doesn't have any option to
> disable pci-burst. This gives intermittent errors.
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