On Tue, Jan 23, 2007 at 01:35:06AM -0600, Damian Wiest wrote: > On Mon, Jan 22, 2007 at 07:16:59PM -0600, Damian Wiest wrote: > > [snip] > > > Real hardware RAID chips/cards tend to be expensive, > > proprietary, don't require an OS driver and include a battery backup > > system for data in the RAID cache should the system lose power. > > I don't know what I was thinking, of course the hardware RAID systems > require drivers.
Of course, what you meant to say was that they don't require an OS raid utility to zip the raid together. They look like a single hardware device and the driver must just be for that device sort of like any other device. ////jerry > > -Damian > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"