[CentOS] SATA adapter recommendation

Tue Jul 28 16:26:00 UTC 2015
Bill Maltby (C4B) <centos4bill at gmail.com>

On Mon, 2015-07-27 at 11:06 -0400, Bowie Bailey wrote:
> I have an old computer running CentOS 5.  I need to add an SATA drive to 
> it, but it doesn't have any ports, so I need an add-on card.  The board 
> only has a 32-bit PCI slot.  Any recommendations on cards/brands that 
> work well with CentOS?  I don't need any raid capabilities, I just need 
> a couple of SATA connections.
> Thanks,

Have you considered this

I'm using the PATA2SATA3 and am well pleased.

They also have a uni-directional (meaning it adapts in one direction -
data flows both ways of course) one if that meets you needs.