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    SubjectRe: RAID 5+0 support
    On 2006-01-19T12:26:10, Phillip Susi <> wrote:

    > Why on earth would you want to stripe two raid-5's instead of using one
    > raid-5 that is twice as big? You'd get more usable disk space that way.

    If redundancy is the goal - to be able to withstand two drive failures
    -, RAID6 would be the considerably better choice.

    Lars Marowsky-Brée

    High Availability & Clustering
    SUSE Labs, Research and Development
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