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Re: Anybody using ASUS A7V880, VIA VT82C571?
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Anybody using ASUS A7V880, VIA VT82C571?
- From: "L. V. Lammert" <lvl_(_at_)_omnitec_(_dot_)_net>
- Date: Fri, 3 Dec 2004 17:06:55 -0600 (CST)
On Fri, 3 Dec 2004, Henning Brauer wrote:
> > Is there a trick to using the SATA BIOS RAID function, .. better to use s/w
> > RAIDFrame, .. or ???
> of course.
> the board has normal IDE chips, period. everything else is marketing
> lies.. the "raid" is in the windoze driver.
> just like all the onboard "raid" wannabes.
Interesting, .. I have never played with MB based RAID; I assumed
(mistakenly) based on the Neohapsis post that the BIOS level driver would
give a similar device as when using other HW RAID like 3ware (which, at
least, gives a single IDE disk drive for the array).
Guess I'll check out raid(4)!
Leland V. Lammert lvl_(_at_)_omnitec_(_dot_)_net
Chief Scientist Omnitec Corporation
Network/Internet Consultants www.omnitec.net