[Beowulf] PERC 5/E problems

Skylar Thompson skylar at cs.earlham.edu
Thu Dec 31 09:22:08 PST 2009

Vlad Manea wrote:
> Thanks all for your replays,
> In the end I think I found the problem: It looks like I have the PERC
> model M778G which apparently
> does NOT do RAID (maybe some of you can confirm that :-) ). I was
> thinking (wrongly maybe...) that
> all PERC cards do RAID...
I can't speak to that card specifically, but Dell in the past did sneaky
things like calling a system "RAID-capable", but in order to make it
actually do RAID you'd have to buy a hardware key or daughter card at
some inflated price.

-- Skylar Thompson (skylar at cs.earlham.edu)
-- http://www.cs.earlham.edu/~skylar/

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 251 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <http://www.beowulf.org/pipermail/beowulf/attachments/20091231/65d85f6f/attachment.sig>

More information about the Beowulf mailing list