Re: looking for a non-RAID SAS PCIe HBA that works with Debian amd64 OOTB
Thanks for the replies. :-)
On 11/29/2011 11:12 PM, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
PCIe x4, or x8?
Either. x1 would also be fine (if such a SAS HBA exists). I'd rather
How many SAS ports? Internal or external? Or both?
At least 1 internal.
Discrete or multilane connectors?
Either. I need to connect to one internal SAS drive.
Pick from the cacheless LSI cards at Newegg. They all work with Debian
What is your definition of "out of the box" in this case?
The hardware is supported by the Debian installer.
On 11/30/2011 12:34 AM, Philippe Marzouk wrote:
> I use an Adaptec ASC-1405 which works with the mvsas driver in the
> standard linux Kernel.
On 11/30/2011 12:45 PM, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
> Yes, but the Linux mvsas driver is (still) total crap (to use Linus'
> favorite word).