Subject: Re: Is the raid controller Adaptec 1210SA supported ?
To: None <netbsd-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/16/2005 22:54:51
In article <email@example.com>,
Florence HENRY <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> As the 1210SA card seems to be older than the above cards, is there a
> chance that it is supported ?
It is a complete different card and has not even remotely the abilities
of the other Adaptec cards. IIRC it's just another IDE hostadapter with
a BIOS capable of booting of a RAID volume with a Windows software
RAID device drivers.
If software RAID is ok for you there are cheaper and probably faster
hostadapters. If you want a real RAID controller you'll need
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/