[nycbug-talk] RAID anyone?

Sunny Dubey sunny-ml
Fri Dec 10 10:54:43 EST 2004

On Friday 10 December 2004 09:31, Dan Langille wrote:
> This came out yesterday.  It's how I got my development box (the on
> that houses the beta sites for FreshPorts, FreeBSDDiary, FreshSource,
> etc):
>    http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a//bsd/2004/12/09/raid.html
> :)

It should be noted that the 7000-series cards require the 3dmd 
monitoring/management software.

Yes, the card is a hardware RAID card, but the 7000-series has no way of 
physically telling the user that something has failed.  Instead it sends out 
emails warning folks about a failure.

IIRC this software is not released for BSD.  Instead, BSD prints messages to 
dmesg when a failure as occured.  So I'm sure you could write a parser and 

These cards are very much bang-for-your buck, and they are 3ware cards.  Just 
keep the above in mind.

Sunny Dubey

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