[CentOS-virt] Slightly OT: FakeRaid or Software Raid

Luke S Crawford

lsc at prgmr.com
Thu Dec 3 02:08:03 UTC 2009

Manuel Wolfshant <wolfy at nobugconsulting.ro> writes:

> and none of this options is the answer to the problem "FakeRaid or 
> Software Raid" :))

Fakeraid has all of the disadvantages of software raid plus a few of its
own.  I know of no advantages fakeraid has over software raid, so 
on linux, at least, if you can't afford a good hardware raid card, 
there is no reason to use fakeraid over just using md.  

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