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    SubjectRe: Linux SATA RAID FAQ
    On Iau, 2004-08-12 at 14:38, Bernd Eckenfels wrote:
    > Speaing of that, does that mean that other OSes (i.e. Windows) are using
    > BIOS provided code to do raid, or do they also have raid software drivers
    > and the bios is only used on bootup for signature detection and formatting?

    Normally BIOS and windows drivers doing their raid. It isn't entirely
    that simple. The 3ware is hardware raid as are some of the other high
    end devices (eg aacraid sata boards). There are also some low end
    devices with part of the raid logic in hardware (some promise) although
    I don't believe we use that to the full yet.

    I'm currently trying to fix up the IT8212 which is an older PATA board
    which does have real h/w raid 0/1


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