This utility will initialize the device node that is for the RAID array by using a device mapper. Sun Jul 12, 3: Am I not reading it correctly? The other is using the utility named dmraid. Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.

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During my adventures I learned what “fakeraid” is. Since Suse has been in close partnership with AMD, i hope the Suse is going to have better support for this chip. Windows, unless you ae using wine doesnt, understand linux software raid.

SeaHag Is this a dual boot box, you are running windows and linux? Your are not supposed to look at the fakeraid volume parts that reside on its component drives. When you set up a fakeraid raid0 array, the controller writes the partition table on one drive and stripes the drives so the OS sees it as one volume bigger than the individual drives.

The time now is Visit the following links: All times are GMT There’s somthing very fishy going on here. If you need to reset your password, click here. If so ypu need to use dmraid. BB code is On. There are two types of RAID cards.


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The partitions for the raid0 should sh700 across both discs. Foxconn Digitalife A79A-S mbd. There is a further catch. Display posts from previous: Sun Jul 12, 3: So unless you have a kernel with the relevant code built in you will only see the individual disks of the array.

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Now trying to put Gentoo on another partition. Linux works at the low level of the computer. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Find More Posts by lazlow.

In this method you will often configure an array in the radi way as above, but here is the catchthe OS needs a special driver to be able to see the array. If you insist of using software RAID from the controller, you may want to take a look at the mess you will have to do to boot up in Linux. The computer runs this software to handle RAID tasks.

When I create the raid0 array the partitions are all on one drive and the sizes look larger than the actuall disc. Copyright Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Fri Jul 10, 4: Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview rxid the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.


Please visit this page to wb700 all LQ-related cookies. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. However, lets point you in the right direction. This device mapper acts like a wrapper to use the high level code that the software RAID is running at.

I think you need to use something called dmraid to support ‘fakeraid’ systems like the ones built in to motherboards; I don’t know much more than that ‘tho as I’ve never tried it!