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Re: Building a RAID system

On Tuesday 01 February 2005 13:24, Clive Menzies wrote:
> On (01/02/05 13:35), seb@frankengul.org wrote:
> > You're describing hardware RAID handled by a dedicated piece of hardware
> > (the SCSI controler), whereas he's describing software RAID handled by
> > the kernel (soft only implementation).
> Hi Seb
> I'm not sure I understand...he said:
> "I turned raid on in the bios for the two channels that I have the hard
> drives hooked up to but when I got to the partitioning section of the
> installation I was confused.  The only way I could figure out how to get
> the raid going was to use the "software raid" function in the partition
> menu."
> If he turned on Raid in the BIOS, is that not Hardware Raid?

See http://linux.yyz.us/sata/faq-sata-raid.html
The nv controller isn't mentioned specifically, but the same applies as to the 
via controller.


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