[mythtv-users] RAID5 ATA IDE hardware card recommendations for mythbackend machine

Russ Dill russ.dill at gmail.com
Thu Dec 16 08:12:20 UTC 2004

> What is the consensus on using md/LVM with FastTrak cards? Are all of
> Promise' problems within the RAID driver ?  Have to ask, I just built a
> 360gb RAID5 off of one of their new SATA 4 channel cards.. the drivers
> looked scary so i said screw it, i'll MD it.  that should be safe, I
> thought

No, promise cards are just plain flakey, especiall the low end ones.

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list