Re: Compatibility with ASUS P5E-VM HDMI
On Mon, Dec 24, 2007 at 12:17:46PM -0700, Rob Sims wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 20, 2007 at 10:19:21PM -0500, Douglas A. Tutty wrote:
> > On Thu, Dec 20, 2007 at 02:02:46PM -0500, Patrick Zaloum wrote:
> > > I am shopping components for a (will-be) Debian server and am
> > > currently considering the P5E-VM HDMI from Asus with the G35 chipset.
> > > Detailed info can be found here
> > > http://usa.asus.com/products.aspx?l1=3&l2=11&l3=584&l4=0&model=1912&modelmenu=1
> > > Could anyone please help me determine if I might encouter
> > > compatibility issues with linux (etch) especially at the level of the
> > > SATA RAID controller, video and essentials. As it is a server, i don't
> > > particularly care about the sound, hdmi, dual display, firewire.. but
> > > the rest yes.
> > No MB SATA "RAID" controller will be true raid. Other than that, the
> > only people that will know will be people who have tried.
> Careful with those absolutes.
> My ASUS P5W DH Deluxe has hardware RAID. I haven't used it under Linux,
> but as the RAID appears as a single SATA device, it should be
> compatible. However, the P5E-VM HDMI does appear to be software RAID.
If you haven't tried it under Linux, then under what OS does it appear
as a single SATA device?