[CentOS] software raid
feizhou at graffiti.net
Wed Mar 28 00:27:32 UTC 2007
> I've been using software RAID with Linux on and off since 1998-ish and
> it has *never* bitten me in the behind. That said, the 3Ware
> controllers are so cheap these days I just find it easier to buy one of
> those and let the card do all the heavy lifting so I don't have to worry
> about all the software RAIDisms.
yes, Linux software raid for raid1, raid0, raid10 is pretty safe.
I would not bet on linux software raid raid5 though. I must say I have
never used it but I have heard plenty of horror stories about raid5 with
Linux software raid code. Maybe things have changed now.
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