Need supported SAS controller
cyberleo at cyberleo.net
Wed Sep 8 05:48:53 UTC 2010
On 09/07/2010 02:46 PM, Andrea Venturoli wrote:
> Il 09/07/10 20:26, Torbjorn Granlund ha scritto:
>> Is the any PCIe SAS controller that is supported by FreeBSD 8.1 that I
>> can purchase today? The controller should preferably be low-profile.
>> RAID is not needed since I have just one disk, but if only RAID
>> controllers are available, I can live with that.
> I have never seen a non-RAID SAS controller in my life: notice I'm not
> saying mean they don't exist, but everyone I used was RAID capable.
I'm currently using a Perc5i PCIe 2-port SAS controller in production on
7.2-RELEASE amd64. It's whatever came with the Dell PowerEdge 1950 I'm
running, and it's been rock-solid; no RAID capabilities at all, but
hosts a gmirror just fine. It identifies as such:
mpt0 at pci0:2:8:0: class=0x010000 card=0x1f061028 chip=0x00541000
vendor = 'LSI Logic (Was: Symbios Logic, NCR)'
device = 'SAS 3000 series, 8-port with 1068 -StorPort'
class = mass storage
subclass = SCSI
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