Battle at the Top by Wesley Fink on July 30, 8: I want to buy an Abit AV8 motherboard, but I’d like to know if it’s raid controller work on linux. Can one use both a Soundblaster Live Platinum 5. You start by partitioning the raid drives individually into matching pairs of the same size partitions. Abit AV8 Motherboard Specifications. Honestly, don’t get a raid card unless you have some kind of server whose files you just can’t ever lose, if it is for gaming, it’s just not worth it, unless you have bucks to burn.
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PCI – Fixed, 6: I have 2 disks striped in a raid 0 array using linux kernel software raid.
We like the edge connectors, but some case designs make it very difficult to connect the edge-connectors. The latest version of uGuru 2.
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Carl, Oct 31, Abit AV8 Motherboard Specifications. Display posts from previous: The cpu overhead of software raid is not that great, but you can get a significant increase in throughput or redundancy, depending on your setup.
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I want to buy an Abit AV8 motherboard, but I’d like to know if it’s raid controller work on linux.
Copyright Gentoo Foundation, Inc. You start by partitioning the raid drives individually into matching pairs of the same size partitions.
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Left the bios setting to bootable add in cards, then faffed about with the settings for the raid card, which should show up during the post screens, after the mobo post screens. Features and Layout Abit AV8: Abit uses flat edge connectors for IDE connections, which does a very good job of removing any interference from the bulky IDE cables. The reason is that it is a software raid, that means that the CPU has to deal with working the details of how the raid will work.
I can’t comment on how raid 0 works with windows, but the manual that came with the motherboard had some instructions and a driver disk that you use early in the windows install process. Mon Jan 17, 8: Honestly, don’t get a raid card unless you have some kind of server whose files you just can’t ever lose, if it is for gaming, it’s just not worth it, unless you have bucks to burn. John Geddes, Nov 1, Can one use both a Soundblaster Live Platinum 5.
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Log in Don’t have an account? I am trying to set up my Abit AV8 with: In due course, I would ideally like to add a single IDE drive using the onboard IDE-1 connector – but that can wait for now The problem is that the IDE Raid array comes up as Disk 0, which I believe will mean that the moment I create one or more partitions on it, the first Disk-0 partition will be the one that is used for booting.
You could have as many “pairs” as you like, and hence have both windows and linux on the same machine. However, it is not a good idea, it is basically useless and will bog down your system.
The via raid controller is basically a software solution with a little bit of hardware assistance to help the windows driver. I see no reason why you couldn’t run raid under both windows and linux on your machine if you set up your partitions correctly.
Sun Jan 16, 9: John Geddes, Oct 30, This xbit important because all Athlon 64 processors are unlocked downward, a side-effect of AMD Eaid technology.
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