On Thu, 28 Mar 2002, Nick Murtagh wrote:
> Doh! You are of course right :) I was referring to RAID6.
and what's that when it moves from the sales brochure into the real
also: Promise FastTrak - you can install RH onto one of these with
RAID1 by not configuring the Fasttrak RAID, install RH onto hde, build
a kernel with FastTrak support, then go into the Promise BIOS -
configure it for RAID1 and choose the "copy from one disk to the
However, imo, FastTrak really sucks... no, sorry, it's worse than just
sucking - it corrupts data (linux driver probably). much better off
just using linux md RAID1. (and install grub onto the boot sectors of
both disks - i guess).
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!