Subject: Re: Smart Arrays
To: None <>
From: mihai.chelaru <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/06/2006 12:12:02
"Havard Eidnes" <> wrote in message
> I'm buying a new Xeon server in days and I have to choose between two RAID

> controllers:
> Smart Array 641 U320 Intrl. RAID Ctrl. (291966-B21)
> and
> Smart Array 642 U320 Intrl. RAID Ctrl. (291967-B21)
> Any ideas if any of those are supported by NetBSD?

> That's probably Hewlett-Packard's "HP Smart Array" controllers --
> right?  If so, NetBSD does unfortunately not have a driver for those.
> There exists a driver over in FreeBSD-land, though; ciss(4).  So far
> it appears that noone has stepped up to the plate to port it over to
> NetBSD.

Yes, It's HP Compaq, sorry I forgot to mention that. No chance to support it
via cac(4), right ?