Subject: Re: RAID warning - dangerous?
To: Chuck Yerkes <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
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 <>