Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Merry Christmas from The Tech Report staff! And we plan to use 30 maybe 40 Gb of hard drive. By pressing ‘print’ button you will print only current page. Sounds to me like you’ve already spent a good amount in pursuit of the best performance. Maximum write speed I’ve been able to obtain is a shockingly low 5. It’s just a tad more flexible.

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Will the data be lost? When one of your drives in a RAID dies you need to replace it. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed linjx proceed with system and network administration. Software RAID lets me easily move disks to other controllers or even to other machines.

I’m getting peeved off at this really fast now. On a more serio Install Driver Page 67 – Figure Maximum write speed I’ve been able to obtain is a shockingly low 5.


When the Add New Hardware Wiz. Select a Device Driver Displa Just try buying a 20 Gb hard drive these days.

Mandrake 8.1 and 3Ware 6800 Escalade

We plan to use it as a backup storage for our data. What prompted Linus to take a step back? Page 97 – Figure We have just installed RedHat 7. But with hardware RAID you need the exact same model because block counts vary slightly from model to model and manufacturer lniux manufacturer. And we plan to use 30 maybe 40 Gb of hard drive.

IDE raid controllers under linux

Page 52 – Figure I came up with some other advantages of hardware RAID but none of them seem to apply to me. At least it’s usable now. Having a problem installing a new program? Which is linuux because I really like to use LVM. Page – Install the driver via a command shell Page – Set up the system so driver will load on Got it, continue to print.


I got a dual Xeon 3. Installing jstock with Slackware Higher CPU usage and less throughput on the bus. I am currently runnning softwarre RAID-5 on some of my servers and one workstation and am very happy with it.

Horrible 3ware RAID performance

NoDough Jan 16, 8: Customize The Tech Report Can you switch between those other two storsave profiles? I’ll write up an article about my benchmark, put it up and e-mail you. I guess I’ll be going with XFS: Here is what I get on mine for your dd command: Find More Posts by jaysan.