Subject: Re: ccd on ide drives
To: Michael L. VanLoon -- HeadCandy.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Peter Galbavy <email@example.com>
Date: 01/08/1996 23:13:57
> Kinda defeats the whole purpose of ccd since IDE doesn't allow for
> simultaneous transactions on independent drives. (I. e. IDE makes the
> transactions serialized, just like not using ccd.) SCSI allows each
> drive to operate independently and simultaneosly of the other
Performance is one reason for using ccd, the other is larger partitions.
If I had > 2 drives I would likely want to concat the non root/swap
drives together and worry about one large partition.
Peter Galbavy firstname.lastname@example.org
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