[mythtv-users] 2 TB Hard Drive Recommendations

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Tue Dec 7 21:02:04 UTC 2010

> Note that Green drives are not recommended for raid arrays because of timing
> out and goofing your raid array.  WD's "RE" (RAID Edition) HDDs support
> Time-Limited Error Recovery ("TLER" ):
> More info here:
> http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/251076-32-raid-issues-western-digital-hard-disk
> I went WD Black RE's and they are speedy and have been reliable.

TLER is not necessary on linux software raid or zfs raid. It is needed
on hardware raid or on windows software raid.


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