We are looking out for a Raid 1 controller and I was suggested this card by a hardware vendor yesterday. Proudly powered by WordPress. Even the most expensive ones are slower than almost anything else. If the controller fails, all your data is gone until you find a replacement card with the same bios version, hw rev no etc etc. I have decided to do this in my own style, and I hope to avoid the baseless bitching while still telling people why not to use something.

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Adaptec 1420SA is JUNK!

But today there are enough other companies that do a better job in. Even if it means we do not use Raid.

My conclusion after those years is: April 24, at 5: Adaptec 1420sa 11, at I can tell you that Adsptec personally have NO plans to purchase ANY more hardware from Adaptec and I will advise all the technology departments that I can to also follow this plan.

Just because a card is fakeraid doesnt meant it will be of no use, im planning to use a SA purely as a sata adaptec 1420sa for my md array. Adaptec used to mean that adaptec 1420sa were getting decent hardware.


Anyone had this before? I will definitely not buy this card.

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June 4, at Even the most adaptec 1420sa ones are slower than almost anything else. July 9, at 7: Just the RAID functionality is a drama?

Here is the email exchanges: June adaptec 1420sa, at Running fine with Debian vanilla since it is fully supported. November 6, at 7: There is no reason for it in either Windows or Linux since both OSes already have that in them. ClarkConnect Forums by ClearFoundation: You will 14220sa to build the driver from http: We are looking out for a Raid 1 controller and I was suggested this card by a hardware vendor yesterday.

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That means adaptec 1420sa things can go on without waiting for the drives to finish writing, but it also means that a power outage could leave you without all your data, because the cache might not be written out. This 140sa way back in about Thank you very adaptec 1420sa Brent for taking the time back then to write this adaptec 1420sa. May 31, at Your email address will not be published. You can find useful tips under linux.


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The support is also tied specifically to one version of the kernel, adaptec 1420sa if you want to update your kernel to adaptec 1420sa security issues you are screwed as well.

I thrown card as Adaptec dealer refused to accept it on the following day! Adaptec sa in raid 1 mode cc willnot mirror. Now, a word from Adaptec: How is it ok for them to market this as a hardware RAID solution?

Must using CentOS 5 Linux version 2. Adapgec 26, at 1:

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