It was suggested to me on linux on Freenode that I contact the kernel maintainers for the distribution that I use. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Adaptec HBA based on this chip: Then put any extra disks on a discrete controller, and I recommend specifically these ones: I would recommend either buying two 2-port controllers instead, or a cheaper! Having a problem logging in?

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Linux Kernel Driver DataBase: CONFIG_SCSI_MVSAS: Marvell 88SE SAS/SATA support

This change was made by a bot. Koutech HBA based on this chip: Join our community today! Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Marvvell System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

Obviously cheaper since there is no hardware RAID controller to buy.

SATA link up 6. To Be Filled By O. For reference, the maximum practical throughputs per port I assumed have been computed with these formulas: The time now is Maarten Veenstra AlsaDevices: No upgrade log present probably fresh install UserGroups: BB code is On.


It is possible to create arrays on any disk on any type of controller in the system, or to move disks from one controller to another. Hi, Matvell following patch solves the problem of the 88SE controller not being recognized by the kernel: All times are GMT Supermicro HBAs based on this chip: This change has been made by an automated script, maintained by the Ubuntu Kernel Team.

Marvell SAS Target Driver

Then put any extra disks on a discrete controller, and I recommend specifically these ones: Only found references to this chip on Marvell’s website. Status changed to Confirmed. Adaptec HBA based on the Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Marvell 88wx xp64 or Linux Driver. For an 8-port controller: This is the only 4-port SATA controller supported by Linux providing acceptable throughput to each port.

Best, Maarten Veenstra AlsaDevices: My apologies, I linked to the wrong patch that one has been merged, but it also introduced the problem I am attempting to address.


Marvell Technology Group Ltd. Most motherboards have up to 4 or 6 onboard ports be sure to always enable AHCI mode in the BIOS as it is the best designed hardware interface that a chip can present to the OS to enable maximum performancebut for more than 4 or 6 disks, there are surprisingly not that many choices of controllers.

Areca HBA based on the If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Other bug subscribers Mafvell someone else. The patch I should have included in this bug report is: I need a lot of reliable and cheap storage space media collection, backups. linjx

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