[CentOS] OT - disk bays

Thu Feb 3 21:57:23 UTC 2011
Steve Thompson <smt at vgersoft.com>

On Thu, 3 Feb 2011, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:

> Oh, that silliness. What I dislike are the PERC 700s, that will *only*
> accept Dell drives, not commodity ones.

My understanding is that Dell has reversed this policy via a firmware 
update after a flood of complaints. I don't have any 700's to check this, 
but I believe they will now accept non-Dell drives. Certainly the Perc 5's 
and 6's do.