[CentOS] Re: IHC7 RAID-1 or Kernel Software RAID-1?

Tony Mountifield tony at softins.clara.co.uk
Wed Jul 18 12:19:55 UTC 2007

In article <f7iufv$1cc$1 at softins.clara.co.uk>,
Tony Mountifield <tony at softins.clara.co.uk> wrote:
> My question is: which kind of configuration will generally give me better
> performance? To use the IHC7 RAID-1 as currently set up, or to use Linux
> software RAID-1 as I am used to doing? Any other reasons to choose one
> over the other?

Thanks for the responses, confirming what I thought: disable SATA RAID and
use Linux software RAID for mirroring. So that's what I've done.

It appears that my Centos 4.4 install didn't know about dmraid devices anyway.


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