[Nottingham] Re: Fake raid and linux

Peter Woods peterwoods at f2s.com
Sun Nov 27 09:23:57 GMT 2005

I've got a PCI SATA Raid card spare. It doesn't play entirely well with 
my (old) M/B  BIOS.
It should be fine with a modern BIOS (which obviously does SATA.)

It is called EIO Serial ATA DM-8301R (Raid)
 From DABS @ ~£19
I thought I would put it on e-bay, but you know how it is.

Offlist: peterwoods at f2s.com

Brian Pickford wrote:
> Another oprtion seems to be buying a hardware raid card, reinstalling 
> windows and linux on that - but, my question is which one?
> I think that anything much over £70 would not be a wise investment 
> esp. as I'm just trying out the x64 versions of linux.
> Does any one on the list have an idea of the best fit soloution here 
> please? Or is it best to just let it lie for now?

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