Subject: Re: Success with 2nd IDE Channel on RAQ2+
To: Robert P. Thille <email@example.com>
From: Andy Ruhl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/08/2007 13:02:38
On 1/8/07, Robert P. Thille <email@example.com> wrote:
> A while ago I came upon a web page that talked about the possibility
> of having two IDE channels on a RAQ2. Since I was running RAID 1
> already I figured I might be able to gain some performance, or at
> least a little safety (if the drive electronics on one drive screwed
> up 1 channel, the other might survive). After some investigation, I
> hunted down the components I needed and did some ugly hand-soldering
> of surface mount components and now I'm booting my RaQ2+ with two IDE
> Boot output attached:
Wow, do you have pictures or some type of schematic so we can see how
it was done?
I have a Qube so I was thinking of just adding a PCI card to do this.