Subject: Re: RAID warning - dangerous?
To: Chuck Yerkes <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/21/2002 17:47:33
On Sat, Sep 21, 2002 at 08:31:53AM -0700, Chuck Yerkes wrote:
> Missed that. Don't find a lot of use for software RAID1,
> it means that my CPU has to write everything twice.
> Promise IDE cards cover that for me (adaptec in SCSI-land).
Which promise ? All Promise IDE cards I know are, in fact, software
RAID. They just have a special BIOS to understand the on-disk
format, but other than that they are just normal IDE controllers.
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>