[nycbug-talk] AMD Raid question. . .
dan at langille.org
Tue Oct 25 06:03:27 EDT 2005
On 24 Oct 2005 at 21:20, George R. wrote:
> Dan Langille wrote:
> > On 24 Oct 2005 at 21:10, George R. wrote:
> >>I just got a new 2u Opteron that I'm putting a BSD on. . .
> >>I'm doing hardware RAID (leave me alone with any software raid pro's),
> >>and for some reason, the raid firmware only comes up with Raid 0, 1, and
> >>10 (and spare). There are three x 300g SATA drives in this box, so why
> >>doesn't Raid 5 show up? Isn't three the minimum for all controllers for
> >>raid 5?
> > What BSD? What versi
> Nothing to do with the version, since I'm in the Raid firmware. . . but
> it's obsd 3.7
One might think so...
I had similar problems recently with FreeBSD 6.0-RC1. I don't know
what caused that. My first attempts, changing cables, drives, etc,
all failed. A few days later, it just worked.
Random ideas: Do all three drives appears in the firmware? Is this
a master/slave jumper issue?
Dan Langille : http://www.langille.org/
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