Re: Hardware IDE RAID-1 controller recommandation
Am 08:53 2002-12-03 +0100 hat Nicolas Bougues geschrieben:
>On Mon, Dec 02, 2002 at 02:22:43AM +0000, Michelle Konzack wrote:
>RAID-1 is mirroring. You plan 4- or 8-way mirroring ??
what do you mean with '4- or 8-way' ?
I have always two disks parallel (one original and one mirror)
Had problems with Software RAID, because the mirror is not
bootable and after a shutdown thy Server was not starting.
I think, I can use only Hardware RAID.
>3ware. Definetly. Although I'm not sure that it supports RAID-1 arrays
I have not found a reseller for 3ware in my region...
>Possible. Depends on the enclosures you use for you drives. Simple IDE
>racks are OK, as long as they have a switch to turn off power before
>> Is there a RAID-1 Controller which support PIO Mode 4 Drives ?
>Why on earth would you like to do PIO ? It's awfully slow and
>ineffective, compared to DMA...
Why use 30 Gigs if a 1 Gig does it...
It is only one of my administration Servers and the installation
is around 95 MByte... ;-))
(apache-ssl, php4, open-ssh)