precision 370 SATA RAID issues

Matt Domsch
Sun Jan 2 14:18:00 2005

On Sun, Jan 02, 2005 at 05:29:28PM +0200, asher frenkel wrote:
> Hello, 
> I'm trying to install RHEL 3 on a precision 370 (with intel SATA controller)
> when I configure my 2 drives to become a RAID1 volume, 
> the RHEL installation doesn't recognize any drive.
> when the drives are not used as a RAID volume, everything works fine.
> does RHEL support  intel ICH6 in RAID configuration?
> I know software raid should work fine, but I was wondering if I can
> take the hardware RAID path.

It's not hardware RAID, its driver-based software raid with bios assist at boot.
Under Linux, just use Linux software RAID with the RAID feature
disabled in BIOS.


Matt Domsch
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