[linux-lvm] System Suggestions

Anders Widman andewid at tnonline.net
Wed Mar 6 15:25:02 UTC 2002

> On Wed, Mar 06, 2002 at 03:59:50PM -0500, Greg Freemyer wrote:
>> If you do get the 3Ware IDE RAID controller to work with XFS, please let me know.

> Works beautifully.  Have RH7.2, XFS, LVM, and a 3Ware 7410 running the
> box that I'm sending this from. :)

> The Promise RAID cards are cute but crappy from what I've heard.
> The 3ware cards seem to be excellent quality so far, and the driver (as
> far as I can tell) was GPLed and is standard in the 2.4 kernel series
> (well, it's in 2.4.9 anyway...)

I have a Promise FastTrak 100 card and it is very fast and stable. I
think that Toms Hardware had a review of it a while ago (placed the
Promise card as winner).

Anyway. Linux Kernel now days has support for FastTrack cards too.


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