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From: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <>
To: "Patrick Ale" <>
Cc: linux-kernel <>
Subject: Re: [QUESTION] Sata RAID
Date: Sat, 24 Feb 2007 16:24:16 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

use device mapper and dmraid

and please read

On Saturday 24 February 2007, Patrick Ale wrote:
> Hi,
> Quick question,
> Since I am going to open my server today to do some pata tests (for
> the weird detection problems people are giving me fantastic help with,
> no sarcasm, I really mean it) I thought: why not add two 320GB SATA
> disks on the SATA controller that the mainboard has.
> I am wondering: should I use the onboard RAID function? Is this
> supported by Linux? I remember back in "the old days (TM)" there were
> seperate (spelling) drivers for ataraid, how does the current 2.6
> branch cope with the RAID functions of modern motherboards?
> I am aware that it is NOT hardware raid, the raid is done in the
> driver, which is why you need this fancy boot disk before installing
> Windows on your RAID set.
> Or would you suggest me to stick with MD devices?
> Cheers,
> Patrick Ale
> "kun kasvan isoksi, halun olla poro"

  reply	other threads:[~2007-02-24 15:18 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-02-24 10:10 Patrick Ale
2007-02-24 15:24 ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz [this message]
2007-02-24 17:11   ` Michael-Luke Jones
2007-02-24 17:19     ` Patrick Ale
2007-02-26  8:30       ` Patrick Ale
2007-02-26  8:37         ` Neil Brown
2007-02-28  1:51         ` Bill Davidsen
2007-02-28 13:02           ` Alan

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