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Re: Which SATA RAID controller?



Hello Craig, 


Am 2004-03-24 10:31:56, schrieb Craig Sanders:

>anyone have any opinions about the adaptec 2400 (ATA) or 2410 (SATA)?

For two weeks I have gotten an Adaptec 2400 from <http://www.ebay.de/>
for around 27 € and attached 4 x WD 400EB (5400RPM)  which are working 
very fine. 

>they have driver support in 2.4.x and 2.6.x kernels - no idea how good, though.

I am using the bf24, 2.4.19, 2.4.22 and 2.4.25 and they are working 
very fine.

>unlike the 3ware cards (or any other IDE/SATA raid cards i've heard of), they
>do have a large (128MB) write-cache - which is essential for raid-5
>performance.

Right ! - Even if you choose harddisks with 5400 rpm, 
(very silent), I like the Performance.

>craig

Greetings
Michelle

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