Sign up using Facebook. Intel 64 bit linux distro. Boot using the Debian installation media again. If you lose a disk in a software RAID array essentially this allows you to immediately stop the server, make a complete backup, replace the failed disk and maybe the rest of the disks, then either recreate the array or attempt to rebuild. Although it is conceptually possible for any software RAID format to be supported by any other operating system, since it’s just software , in practice, most operating systems present incompatible RAID formats that only that operating system can recognize. Standard on Intel Z68 -based motherboards.
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If I understand it correctly it seems they intend for this to be a driver for most intel RAID sets- including the ICH10r- for linux they mention specifically red-hat and suse, would I assume correctly that it should work in all other linuxes aswell?? This article has an unclear citation style. This is expensive and time-consuming, nitel is the most fail-proof way of retaining your data.
RST “raid” is mainly for use if you are dual-booting a workstation since Intel produces windows and Linux drivers and you can configure the raid in BIOS. These are controllers that advertise RAID functions but icg9r not supported by a hardware chip for parity. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
Same goes for the other solutions, which can also be extremely slow. With a hardware array chip all the disks can go into hot-swap trays and when one fails, a red light turns on, on the failed disk, you eject it, replace it with a new disk, then the hardware raid card automatically rebuilds the array while the server is still running.
Ubuntu Mandriva Fedora 8 Gentoo with some problems Those are the distros that someone with the ivh9r chipsets that I know has being able to work, I can’t give any details about others or the those that I’ve posted here ’cause I’ve not tested them myself Hope it points you in the right direction Regards.
This is where you have a dedicated chip whose sole purpose is to inttel the data required for RAID. Retrieved from ” https: Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the linuux page. It doesn’t hurt to install another copy, but in cases of a disk failure, booting is going to be the least of your concern.
When you install Linux to this, the MBR including the bootloader and every other sector of both disks will be copied between the two disks.
This option ROM version ich9f the last version for the X79 chipset, Intel has updated to a 13 series, but no function on X If you’d like to contribute content, let us know.
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Needless to say they charge extra for these disks. This workaround was needed before RST-E driver version 3. Find More Posts by valnar.
Well it appears to be a hybrid: But the reality inttel you are choosing between a green Piece of C or a blue Piece of C. This article’s lead section may be too long for the length of the article.
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