[K12OSN] It's Good to be Back

Robert Arkiletian robark at gmail.com
Wed Dec 3 20:57:17 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 7:30 AM, j.w. thomas <jthomas at bittware.com> wrote:
>> Terrell Prudé Jr. wrote:  SCSI is definitely better.  But you will pay for
>> that, big time.  I've
>> found SATA to be quite a good compromise between bucks/GB and
>> performance, so SATA would be my recommendation.
>> Rob Owens wrote:
>> Personally I'd go with SATA.
> Peter Scheie wrote:
>> I second (or is it third?) the idea of choosing SATA.  Use the savings to
>> buy a second drive to mirror (RAID 1).  It will probably still be cheaper
>> than SCSI.
> OK - it looks like SATA is the unanimous recommendation.  Thanks for the
> advice!

if you go sata use the 10k rpm WD raptors for software raid 1.

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