Mobo Compatability

Michael A. Peters mpeters at
Tue Jan 4 09:06:59 UTC 2005

On 01/03/2005 10:42:32 PM, Felix Miata wrote:
> Ric Tibbetts wrote:
> > How is the SATA RAID compatability?
> I hope it's better now than it was 6 months ago when I last tried. It
> was pathetic. From what I've read since, it will be a long time  
> before
> it becomes good.

If I'm not mistaken, most SATA raid chips are really a psudo software  
raid, done with the driver - and will never be as good as true hardware  

IE if you want raid, use a real raid controller, like what 3Ware offers  
(or a SCSI raid controller)

If software raid is good enough, use the kernel software raid rather  
than a kludge device made for marketing buzzword purposes.

Please someone correct me if my understanding of SATA raid is  

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