Fri Mar 21 22:21:22 UTC 2014
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 3/21/2014 2:52 PM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> Does anyone know if a PERC H200 is a real RAID controller?  I'm about to
> build a box to CentOS 6.5 (it was Windows...) with RAID 6 on Monday, and
> this PE R610 has this.... I'm familiar with PERC 6 and 7s, but just dunno
> 'bout this one.

if it doesn't have a flash-backed or battery-backed write-back cache, 
then it hardly matters what it is.

the specs on that H200 sound like an LSI 2008 SAS2 HBA chip that has 
hardware mirroring, but without writeback cache.

I'd configure it for JBOD and do my raid in the OS.

john r pierce                                      37N 122W
somewhere on the middle of the left coast