[rescue] Filesystem choice for fileserver?

Peter Corlett abuse at cabal.org.uk
Fri Apr 18 07:10:49 CDT 2008

On Fri, Apr 18, 2008 at 09:07:29AM +0100, Michael-John Turner wrote:
> Agree with you on this one. In addition, the ability to be able to just
> pop the disks into a replacement machine running the same OS, as you can
> with software RAID, is a huge advantage. With hardware RAID, you'd need to
> find the same model of controller, etc.

When I last bought a hardware RAID card, I bought *two* and then swapped the
spare card in after building the array to see if it was still readable.

... and then it turned out that Linux software RAID was faster anyway.

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