Re: Suggestions wanted for
On Thu, Mar 08, 2007 at 11:05:35PM +1100, Craig Sanders wrote:
> i know that Nvidia chipset SATA controllers ("nv" driver) and Maxtor
> drives don't get along. i've got a pair of Maxtors myself (for a raid-1
> array) and ran into the problem last year.
i should have mentioned what the problem was - it was fs corruption
similar to what you describe. fortunately, i tested the new raid array
before trusting my data to it. tried lots of thing (different fs, raid
and no raid) before a google search gave me a clue what the problem was.
craig sanders <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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