Andor Demarteau andor at
Fri Jan 14 15:51:10 UTC 2005

On Fri, 14 Jan 2005, Lee Maschmeyer wrote:

 > Hi all,
 > Here's the description of my RAID device:
 > promise 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 SCSI disk device
stripe yuck :)
straipe-raid (or raid0) menas that both disks are used as one big one from
the OS-level.
This menas that you can't remove one disk form the raid, if you do, you
loose all data.

Same as one disk brekas, you loose al.

 > There are both IDE and SCSI controllers in the machine. Next step is to do
 > some googling...
 > But it looks like unless I can get a good old honest AT/ATAPI/IDE (are those
 > all synonyms?) disk I'm up a creek.
ata is the typoe of disk, ide is your controler.
atapi is the ata-programming interface IIRC


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