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Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward lihux users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. Surprising to some, even hardware RAID is on the way out. I’ll be glad to build a kernel or provide a boot CD with “dmraid”.

The devices comprising the RAID show up as discrete, independent disks.

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Last edited by Fett2; at When it has been activated you need to reboot and wait until the primary BIOS is done. I know this isn’t a real hardware raid which will pose some difficulties in getting Linux installed.

I think my RAID1 volume works only because mirroring is relatively simple and the disks comprising the volume are treated as just regular disks. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. I came back to one dead computer with one dead drive and another drive completely corrupted because i’m guessing matrix raid kept on trying to rebuild the array using the dying drive.


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This book contains many real life kinux derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Seeing as how I haven’t purchased the hardware yet buying a real RAID card could be an lch10r, but I’d rather just use the fake raid if possible. RAID1 is mirroring and no striping, and it works fine with no extra effort. Find More Posts by kay It shows up in windows fine, without adding software.

Hi davidp, Dark Mantis thought I might be raiid to help. I installed it, booted into the controller, and added the drive to the array. Now, here’s my situation.

Once booted and the Slackware installed I would be able to install grub and I hope to be able to create the initrd. The point of hardware raid is to be fast and take load off the CPU. Post as a guest Name. March 11, Boynton Beach, FL Distribution: I am surprised that nobody has jumped in here to help you yet as we do have some Linux experts on the forum. From reading some forum posts it seems the only way I can get Slackware installed is by using mdadm.


Neither support that raid controller. It’s a bit hard to accept that functionality that worked with previous incarnations of the chipset would be unsupported for llnux latest chipset, which has been on the market and in wide use for 2.

Now Disk Utility shows just the raid volume under “Peripheral Devices”. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

Intel Matrix ICH10R RAID Controller – How to Rebuild Array?

So there’s no point me fiddling with linux settings at all until I have a driver? I would like for someone to check out this download from Intel: Like advanced video cards, though, they still need drivers.

Unless someone actually finds a driver I don’t see what more can be done.

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