Support for Dell PERC H700 RAID controller

2010-03-26 Thread Peter Steele
Does FreeBSD 8 support the Dell H700 RAID controller? We've been using a 3Ware controller but may need to switch to this controller. What we'd like to have is a command line interface similar to the tw_cli command so we can create RAID sets on a booted system instead of doing it in the BIOS.

Re: Support for Dell PERC H700 RAID controller

2010-03-26 Thread Steve Polyack
On 03/26/10 09:00, Peter Steele wrote: Does FreeBSD 8 support the Dell H700 RAID controller? We've been using a 3Ware controller but may need to switch to this controller. What we'd like to have is a command line interface similar to the tw_cli command so we can create RAID sets on a booted

Re: Support for Dell PERC H700 RAID controller

2010-03-26 Thread Svein Skogen (Listmail Account)
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 26.03.2010 15:00, Steve Polyack wrote: On 03/26/10 09:00, Peter Steele wrote: Does FreeBSD 8 support the Dell H700 RAID controller? We've been using a 3Ware controller but may need to switch to this controller. What we'd like to have is a

Re: Support for Dell PERC H700 RAID controller

2010-03-26 Thread doug schmidt
On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 10:00 AM, Steve Polyack kor...@comcast.net wrote: On 03/26/10 09:00, Peter Steele wrote: Does FreeBSD 8 support the Dell H700 RAID controller? We've been using a 3Ware controller but may need to switch to this controller. What we'd like to have is a command line

RE: Support for Dell PERC H700 RAID controller

2010-03-26 Thread Peter Steele
I see that these PERC controllers are all SAS instead of SATA. What kind of cost differential is there between SAS and SATA disks? ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To

Re: Support for Dell PERC H700 RAID controller

2010-03-26 Thread Svein Skogen (Listmail Account)
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 26.03.2010 17:22, Peter Steele wrote: I see that these PERC controllers are all SAS instead of SATA. What kind of cost differential is there between SAS and SATA disks? If it's a megaraid sas controller, you can still use SATA disks. I know I