I have decided to do this in my own style, and I hope to avoid the baseless bitching while still telling people why not to use something. August 14, at 2: December 4, at 4: You have to click on a secondary link to learn that, oops, sorry, only the enterprise SP1 version of SuSE is supported. I can tell you that I personally have NO plans to purchase ANY more hardware from Adaptec and I will advise all the technology departments that I can to also follow this plan. Thank you very much Brent for taking the time back then to write this blog.
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November 6, at 7: October 4, at 9: Proudly powered by WordPress. How is it adapttec for them to market this as a hardware RAID solution?
Adaptec 1420sa Serial ATA II RAID Card Aar-1420sa
Adaptec cards of today are slow. Now, a word from Adaptec: That means that as soon as something attempts to write to the drive it gets written, but you are limited to the speed the drive can write information. Friends you can try it.
Website for the card says that SuSE is supported. There is no reason for it in either Windows or Linux since both OSes already have that in them. July 9, at 7: Man how expensive is a real hardware solution for an 0,1,10 RAID device.
Adaptec 1420SA is JUNK!
I need to get it up with Fedora Core 4. Adaptec sa in raid 1 mode cc willnot mirror. Here is the email exchanges:.
I have decided to do this in my own style, and I hope to avoid the baseless bitching while still telling people why araptec to use something. That means that things can go on without waiting for the drives to finish writing, but it also means that a power outage could leave you without all your data, because the cache might not be written out.
August 14, at 2: Running fine with Debian vanilla since it is fully supported. I thrown card as Adaptec dealer refused to accept it on the following day!
Adaptec SA is JUNK! | Brent’s Thoughts
Adaptec Technical Support Then I get a customer satisfaction survey in email to fill out. Adaptec is not a company someone really need today. The support is also tied specifically to one version of the kernel, so if you want to update your kernel to fix security issues you are screwed as well. Light them 1240sa boys!!!
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Anyone had this before? Calling it a RAID is a sad joke. The list of non Windows operating systems that 11420sa do support is meager at best and only includes versions that are at least a year old. Must using CentOS 5 Linux version 2. December 11, at 5: September 8, at 7: January 26, at 1: If you need storage solutions for redundancy — hardware 120sa fake RAID — you also need an extra identical controller card that you have tested to be working in the running system.
That means that as soon as something attempts to write to the drive it gets written, but you are limited to the speed the drive can write information Write avaptec not catch means that the memory on the card caches the writes so that the OS can go on, and then as the drives can handle the data it writes it out.
I installed 2 set of server and using Adaptsc. Well, bye bye Adaptec.
BSOD with a 0xb.