Subject: Re: IDE RAID on mb?
To: Jason R Thorpe , Port-i386 <port-i386@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/29/2000 18:47:45
On Wed, Nov 29, 2000 at 08:37:55AM -0800, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 29, 2000 at 04:04:56PM +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:
>  > The recent pentium motherboards have some kind of a built-in IDE RAID
>  > controller (so I was told).  Someone said this controller looks like
>  > a regular IDE controller to the OS.  (Does it?)
>  > 
>  > Does NetBSD 1.5 support this RAID system?
> Well, it's difficult to know without knowing precisely which chip
> it is...

I'll ask again when I get the hardware :-)

Meanwhile, can I use NetBSD software RAID on bootdisk already?  Ie. can
I have two X GB disks on my machine and use mirroring on all partitions
(except swap, obviously :-) ?